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Officers Run Background Check On Obama; Placed On Leave

Posted: 6:55 pm EDT July 29, 2009Updated: 9:08 am EDT July 30, 2009

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Two DeKalb County police officers have been placed on paid administrative leave after an investigation revealed they ran a background check on President Barack Obama.

 

A representative for the DeKalb County CEO’s office identified the officers as Ryan White and C.M. Route.

 

Officials said Obama’s name was typed into a computer inside a DeKalb County police car on July 20 and ran through the National Crime Information Center.

 

The secret service was immediately notified and contacted the DeKalb County Police Department.

 

A representative said both officers have been with the department less than five years.

 

A representative said one of the officers denied involvement.

 

An official investigation is being conducted by the DeKalb County Police Department’s Internal Affairs division.

 

It is unclear why the officers ran a check on the president.

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