Philly officer charged with aggravated assault
PHILADELPHIA - January 8, 2013 (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police have arrested one of their own on charges of aggravated assault and terroristic threats.
Authorities allege 41-year-old Officer James Timms was involved in a fight with his wife while off-duty last Wednesday.
He is a 16-year veteran of the force, working in the 35th district.
Timms is suspended with intent to dismiss.
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