A Bicknell police officer was arrested for Official Misconduct and Criminal Recklessness this week.
Martin County Prosecutor Mike Steiner will head the investigation into 47-year-old Kevin Carroll a Lieutenant with the Bicknell Police after he was arrested Thursday by Indiana State Police along with a FBI Violent Task Force.
The investigation into Carroll began in March after police received information that 47-year-old Lieutenant had allegedly shared sensitive information with a Daviess County Resident compromising undercover drug operations and potentially placing undercover officers at risk
Carroll is facing a felony count of official Misconduct and a misdemeanor count of criminal recklessness. He was booked into the Knox County Jail and later released after posting a 5,000 bond.