IMPD officer arrested for false informing
Prosecutors have now charged an Indianapolis Metro Police officer with perjury.
Andrew Tyler, a five-year veteran on the force, had been accused of sexually assaulting a woman, but he testified that the two did not have sexual intercourse.
A DNA test proved otherwise.
Although the incident was found not to be an assault, his testimony that the two did not have a sex is why he is now facing a perjury charge.
Tyler is on administrative leave and the chief is recommending his termination.