WITN has learned that Pitt County ABC Law Enforcement Officer Robert Daugherty has been placed on administrative paid leave.
Chief James Sasser of Pitt County ABC Law Enforcement would not go into detail only saying that the District Attorney's office has asked for an investigation.
Sasser says Daugherty has been on paid leave since August 14th.
Sasser says Daugherty has been employed for the last two years and he is 39 years old.
Sasser was unclear of Daugherty's exact salary saying it is around $47,000 a year.