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Fairfax County police officer on administrative leave after DUI arrest

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A Fairfax County police officer is on administrative leave after he was arrested in Stafford County for driving under the influence. 

Police officer Stephen Copp, who has worked with the police department for 15 years, was arrested while he was off-duty. He was driving a county vehicle at the time of the arrest, according to the Fairfax County Police Department. 

“The county vehicle was found with front-end damage,” according to FCPD. 

An international affairs bureau investigation is underway. Copp was assigned to FCPD’s criminal investigation division. 

Photo via FCPD/Facebook

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