Police sergeant arrested in prostitution crackdown
CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police have opened an internal investigation into one of their officers.
Sergeant Peter Turk was taken into custody during a prostitution operation by the TBI and Chattanooga Police Department.
He has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.
The police department says the TBI will seek an indictment against him for solicitation of prostitution.
Turk is a 14 year veteran of the department.