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Former Henderson police officer arrested

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HENDERSON, KY (WFIE) - A former Henderson police officer was arrested.

James Robert Morgan, police said, grabbed a woman by her hair at an Evansville church last weekend.

He's charged with battery in front of a child.

Police said several people witnessed the incident.

Morgan is currently on probation after entering an Alford plea in a drug case in 2008.

A grand jury indicted Morgan on numerous counts of attempting to obtain a controlled substance by fraud.

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