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Lakeland Police officer suspended

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Lakeland Police confirmed Monday that Officer Julio Pagan has been suspended with pay pending the outcome of a criminal investigation.

The 31-year-old started with the department in September of 2011.

Department spokesman, Sergeant Gary Gross, said the agency will not be releasing any additional information about the investigation or the nature of the allegations against Officer Pagan.

LPD says the State Attorney's Office is now also involved in the investigation, but Monday Jerry Hill declined to comment on the case.

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