Off-duty officer arrested on allegation of domestic battery

Justin Callahan (Image provided by IMPD)
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Investigators from IMPD's Special Investigation Unit have arrested 35-year-old Justin Callahan for allegations of Domestic Battery and Battery.

Thursday night just after 9:00 p.m. officers with IMPD were called to the 7900 block of Wildcat Run Lane for a disturbance involving allegations of domestic battery. Special Investigation Unit (SIU) were requested when the first officers determined one of the people involved was Callahan, a 7-year veteran with IMPD.

After being questioned by detectives, Justin Callahan was arrested and taken to the Arrestee Processing Center for misdemeanor criminal charges of battery and domestic battery.

The Marion County Prosecutor's Office is reviewing charges.

Callahan is currently assigned to East District.

Chief of Police Bryan Roach has placed Callahan on Administrative Leave and revoked his police powers pending the criminal and internal investigations.

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