Henderson police officer arrested, charged with domestic battery
LAS VEGAS (KSNV) —
An officer with the Henderson Police Department was arrested Friday night, Feb. 1, just before midnight.
According to Officer Rothmeyer with HPD, Michael L. Faires was taken into custody around 11:40 p.m. for Domestic Battery, a misdemeanor charge.
Faires has been with HPD since February of 2002, and has been placed on paid administrative leave pending the results of an administrative investigation.
According to the Henderson Municipal Court records, Faires was booked into the Henderson Detention Center and a probable cause hearing was held for the case on Saturday, Feb. 2.
Additional details regarding Faires’ arrest and booking information were not available Sunday night, Feb. 3.