State Patrol officer charged with attempted child rape
Last updated 2/25/2021 at 10:20am
A 27-year-old Washington State Patrol employee who is a commercial vehicle enforcement officer assigned to a school bus inspection program has been arrested and charged with two counts of attempted child rape.
“As parents and Washingtonians ourselves, we are shocked and deeply disappointed by these serious and significant allegations,” said Sgt. Darren Wright.
“To ensure a fair and transparent process, WSP cannot and will not be involved in the investigation, and will defer any inquiries about the investigation to Seattle Police Department.”
Wright said that, per policy, the employ...