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State Police Trooper in Beaver County arrested for allegedly trying to have friend's traffic citation removed

Trooper Trask Alexander, a 7-year veteran of the police force, is charged with tampering with evidence and related offenses, State Police said Thursday.
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BUTLER, Pa. — Pennsylvania State Police announced on Thursday that a trooper from Beaver County accused of tampering with evidence and other offenses has been arrested.

Trooper Trask Alexander, a seven-year veteran of the police force, is accused of trying to withdraw a traffic citation that another trooper had issued to an acquaintance of his in November 2020.

He is charged with tampering with records or identification, tampering with public records or information, and obstructing administration of law or other governmental function by the State Police Bureau of Integrity and Professional Standards, Internal Affairs Division.

Alexander is assigned to the patrol section of Troop D in Beaver County. He is currently suspended without pay pending resolution of the criminal charges against him and an internal investigation, according to State Police.

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