NYPD officer arrested over relationship with teen

June 3, 2011 3:17:33 AM PDT
A New York City police officer has been arrested and suspended, accused of having a romantic liaison with a 15-year-old girl in Brooklyn.

Officer Kevin Louther is twice the girl's age.

Police say he did not have sex with the girl, but he allegedly kissed her and sent her inappropriate pictures.

Louther was arrested after the girl's mother reported him.

He is charged with sexual abuse, endangering the welfare of a child and harassment.