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Sheriff's Deputy Placed On Leave For Alleged Sex With Minor

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A sheriff's deputy in San Bernardino County was placed on leave Friday for allegedly having sex with a minor. The department reportedly received information that morning that the officer in question may have had inappropriate relations with a 16-year-old girl.

According to a press release, reports KTLA, 30-year-old Redlands resident Nathan Gastineau, a 10-year veteran, was arrested Friday charged with lewd acts with a minor." Gastineau was booked into West Valley Detention Center and has been placed on leave for the remainder of the investigation.