West Chester cop pleads guilty to leaking info

WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) - A West Chester Police officer who was charged with leaking confidential information plead guilty on Wednesday.

David Busemeyer plead guilty to tampering with evidence and obstructing official business.

According to court documents, Busemeyer is accused of tipping off a drug suspect about a sting operation.

Police say that drug suspect is the brother of a woman Busemeyer was having an affair with.

The documents also say that he was using drugs himself.

Immediately following his guilty plea, Busemeyer turned in his resignation to the West Chester Township Police Department, which was accepted.

He is scheduled to be sentenced February 8th.

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