On Thursday, August 8, Gonzales Police officer Davin Miller, 34, of 824 W. Cornerview St, Gonzales, was arrested on a charges of simple battery and domestic violence. Miller is a 4 1/2 year veteran with the Gonzales Police Department.
According to Detective Steven Nethken with GPD, Gonzales officers were called to a Gonzales residence due to a disturbance. Upon arriving, officers found that the man in question was an employee of the Gonzales Police Department, so the investigation was handed to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Miller is claiming a verbal altercation took place, which officers suspect turned physical.
Miller was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail, and an investigation is continuing. Miller is now on paid administrative leave pending an internal investigation.