Police officer pleads not guilty to Butler arrest assault

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A POLICE officer based in Joondalup has pleaded not guilty to two charges of assault that allegedly occurred while he was arresting a man.

The 36-year-old was charged with two counts of assault causing bodily harm in relation to an arrest in Butler last month.

Senior Constable Guy Little appeared before the Joondalup Magistrates Court today (December 28).

Mr Little, who has been stood down from operational duties, will face a trial allocation hearing in February.