COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - The Branch County Jail is holding a police officer from Calhoun County after he was arrested by Michigan State Troopers. The suspect is expected to be formally charged with two counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct sometime today.
The victim is allegedly a teenaged relative who is under 16. Troopers will only say there were two separate incidents that occurred at the home of 45-year-old Emmett Township Public Safety Officer Troy Estree while he was off duty. The Department says he is on paid administrative leave for now.
Estree is a ten year veteran of the Department and his wife is a Member of the Battle Creek Police Department. Bond will be set at today’s arraignment.