--Cases like this are nightmare.
Innocent or guilty it is a tough road for everyone to travel back on.--
BARRINGTON HILLS – A Barrington Hills Police officer has been put on administrative leave after
Gary A. Deutschle, 40, of Algonquin, was charged with two counts of domestic battery, both Class A misdemeanors. He was arrested by the Lake in the Hills Police Department.
Barrington Hills Deputy Police Chief Rich Semelsberger confirmed Tuesday that Deutschle was placed on administrative leave Friday.
Semelsberger also said the Barrington Hills Police Department is conducting its own active and internal investigation into the allegations.
Deutschle allegedly pushed open a door, striking his wife on the right wrist, according to the criminal complaint.
He was released from the McHenry County Jail after making bond.
he was arrested Thursday on charges of domestic battery, police said.