A Connecticut State Police dispatcher has been arrested on charges of risk of injury and enticing a minor.
Middletown police arrested 48-year-old Jeffrey Norton on Wednesday night. Police did not release details on the investigation that led to Norton's arrest.
Norton, of Waterbury, is a dispatcher at State Police Troop I in Bethany and has worked for the state police since 2004, according to Trooper Kelly Grant.
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He was placed on administrative leave on Wednesday, Grant said.
According to Connecticut state statutes, the charge against Norton involves any person who uses a computer service to entice a minor under 16 into sexual activity.
Norton posted $1,500 bond and is scheduled to be in court on March 16.