A state trooper has been suspended from his police powers after being arrested.
Connecticut State Police said in a statement on Sunday, Jan. 26 that it learned that Trooper Dimitrie Bogiatzopoulos was arrested by the Hamden Police Department and charged with disorderly conduct.
As a result of the arrest, a state police supervisor has seized Bogiatzopoulos' department firearms, badge, identification, and police cruiser, state police said.
An investigation of the incident by state police is underway.
Bogiatzopoulos has been employed by the state police since 2007.
The Hamden Police Department has not yet released details regarding the incident and arrest.
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