Florida Police Officer Arrested for the Second Time

A Florida police officer from Avon Park has been arrested again. Officer Alberto Perez has been arrested for extortion and official police misconduct according to Tampa Bay Online. Perez was arrested in 2008 for telling someone he pulled over that they could avoid getting a traffic ticket if they paid him.

Even though there are now two arrests, this man is still a police officer on administrative leave.

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