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Victoria Police officer charged with assault, threats

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A police officer in Victoria will face court on Sunday charged with offences including unlawful assault and making threats to kill.

A Victorian police officer has been accused of unlawful assault, making threats to kill and a swag of other offences.

The male senior constable from the state's eastern region was charged on Saturday following an internal investigation, Victoria Police confirmed in a statement.

He has been charged with making threats to kill, intentionally causing injury, assault by kicking, theft, possessing a prohibited weapon, unlawful assault and committing an indictable offence whilst on bail.

The officer – who is currently suspended from duty – will face the Melbourne Magistrate's Court on Sunday.

Source: 9News

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