Officer Joseph N. Wilson

Officer Joseph N. Wilson

An officer with the Salisbury Police Department has been arrested and charged with assault on a female.

WBTV reported that Officer Joseph N. Wilson was arrested on Friday, Sept. 6 and placed on administrative leave with pay by the department.

He was arrested by the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office and the Salisbury Police Department said it is fully cooperating with the investigation.

Wilson, who holds the rank of Master Police Officer, has been employed with the department since 2011.

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