A decorated Peoria police officer who was just acquitted of criminal sexual assault earlier this month is facing a new criminal complaint.
Officer John McCavitt was arrested last Friday night.
According to court records McCavitt was charged Sunday with unauthorized video taping.
He was released on $100,000 bond.
Police say the alleged incident occurred last year at McCavitt’s residence in Peoria, but didn’t’ reveal any further details.
Police say the arrest comes as a result of criminal evidence uncovered during an internal investigation into the off-duty activities of McCavitt.
Police say McCavitt is on administrative leave pending the conclusion of this current criminal investigation and internal investigation.
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.