FORT WASHINGTON, Md. (WUSA9) -- A Maryland State Police trooper was arrested early Monday in connection with a sexual offense that occurred while he was off duty, according to police.
Brian Tucker, 43, of Fort Washington was charged with first-degree sex offense and a handgun charge, police said.
Tucker was released from confinement Tuesday, according to Maryland Court records. He is due back in court July 30.
At approximately 2 a.m., police say a Prince George's County officer was on patrol in the area of Rochell Avenue and Hazelwood Drive when he spotted Tucker and a woman standing outside of an SUV.