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Cop Accused of Sexual Assault Must Be Reinstated

An arbitrator ordered the village of Niles to reinstate him pay 21 months of back pay.

Cop Accused of Sexual Assault Must Be Reinstated

A Niles police officer who was suspended without pay after being accused of sexual assult in January 2010 must be reinstated, an arbitrator ruled, according to the  Journal & Topics. 

The village of Niles also must pay the officer, Fotis Markadas, 21 months of back pay and benefits, the Niles Herald-Spectator wrote. 

A waitress at a Niles bar told police Fotis, who was off-duty, had sexually assaulted her at the bar, but she never filed criminal charges, both newspapers said.

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