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NY state trooper arrested for assault

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A New York state trooper faces assault charges after what police described as a domestic incident.

Louis Morales of Highland, N.Y. was arrested following an investigation of an April 5, 2013 incident.

Police say that a female victim reported that she suffered a nasal fracture during a dispute at her Highland home.

The woman says that Morales, who was off duty at the time, forcibly shoved her into a wall, resulting in her injury.

Morales was suspended from his job pending the outcome of the case.  He was released and is due back in court on Tuesday.

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