Andale’s police chief is not facing criminal charges after his arrest last month on allegations of domestic violence.
In an e-mailed response to questions, Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett said Wednesday that the case involving Robert G. Bailey was not filed “based on a lack of corroborative evidence” presented to his office.
He added: “As always, if additional information comes to light, the matter is subject to reconsideration.”
Bailey, 40, was booked into Sedgwick County Jail on Oct. 11 on suspicion of domestic violence involving a woman and was released later that day on his own recognizance.
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Investigators in the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office turned the case over to Bennett’s office Friday for review but “it was not charged,” sheriff’s spokesman Lt. David Mattingly said in an e-mail Tuesday.
Bailey joined the Andale Police Department as a full-time officer in early 2010 and was appointed chief in May 2012. He has been on a “leave of absence” since Oct. 10, 2013, according to Andale’s website.