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NOPD sergeant arrested after off-duty detail probe

Sgt. Ashish Shah (Source: NOPD yearbook) Sgt. Ashish Shah (Source: NOPD yearbook)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

A 17-year NOPD veteran was placed on emergency suspension Tuesday after he was arrested on two charges.

Sgt. Ashish Shah faces one count of filing or maintaining false public records and theft of goods worth more than $1.500

In September 2014, the NOPD was made aware of possible criminal behavior involving an off-duty detail. The Public Integrity Bureau launched an investigation on Sept. 30, 2014.

Shah was most recently assigned to the Fourth District.

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