Trinidad Police officer arrested, suspected of stalking

Posted at 11:39 AM, Sep 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-14 13:39:54-04

TRINIDAD – The Trinidad Police Department arrested one of its own officers Wednesday after an investigation into possible misconduct.

Trinidad Police arrested Officer Austin Proctor on suspicion of stalking, a felony, and a misdemeanor charge of harassment.

Proctor was taken to the Huerfano County jail and his bond was set at $5,000. Proctor has since bonded out.

Trinidad Police said they first received tips about Proctor on Sept. 4 and conducted an investigation prior to his arrest.