Deputies: Officer arrested for criminal domestic violence

Michael Keene. (Source: CCSO)
Michael Keene. (Source: CCSO)

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A Charleston County Detention Officer turned himself in to authorities Wednesday night a day after he reportedly got into an altercation with his wife.

Michael Keene has been charged with criminal domestic violence.

Deputies say Keene's arrest stems from an altercation with his wife on August 27. He turned himself in to Berkeley County deputies Wednesday around 5 p.m.

Keene, who has been employed by the Charleston County Detention Center since February 2010, was placed on administrative leave without pay, according to Charleston County deputies.

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