RICHMOND, VIRGINIA —A Richmond City Deputy Sheriff was arrested early Wednesday morning by Colonial Heights Police for driving under the influence of alcohol.
28-year-old Al-Tamar D. Glover is a one-year deputy with the Richmond City Sheriff’s Office. Officers arrested him around 2:00 AM in Colonial Heights, and charged him with one count each of reckless driving and driving under the influence.
Glover has been placed on administrative leave without pay pending the outcome of the criminal charge in Colonial Heights.
Sheriff C.T. Woody made the following statement regarding the incident: “Deputy Glover is, of course, presumed innocent until proven guilty. Although he was off-duty when the alleged incident occurred, he is still required to uphold the law and is responsible for his own conduct.”
Deputy Glover is being held at the Riverside Regional Jail, awaiting an appearance before the magistrate.