Frankton police officer arrested for misconduct

Mugshot of Randy Davis (Photo courtesy of the Madison County Jail)

FRANKTON, Ind. (WISH) – A Frankton Police officer was arrested for misconduct on Tuesday afternoon and faces possible felony charges.

Indiana State Police in Pendleton alerted the Frankton Police Department to reports that Officer Randy Davis, 41, of Frankton, had given assistance to a suspect wanted on misdemeanor warrants.

Frankton Police immediately put Davis on administrative leave while they performed an investigation.

After some investigation, Davis was arrested at his home.

He faces possible charges for one count of official misconduct, a Level 6 felony, one count of misdemeanor assisting a criminal, a Class A misdemeanor, and false informing, a Class A misdemeanor.

Davis is in custody at the Madison County Jail. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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