City of Fairfax officer arrested by West Virginia State Police

An off-duty City of Fairfax Police officer was arrested at the Hollywood Casino in Charlestown, West Virginia early Saturday and charged with being drunk in public and obstructing an officer.

Detective Andrew Diaz, a seven-year veteran of the department, was arrested by the West Virginia State Police, according to a statement from the City of Fairfax Police.

Diaz has been placed on administrative leave while the department conducts an internal investigation.