A Wayne County, Pennsylvania, police officer was arrested overnight and charged in a Nazareth burglary, borough police report in court papers.

Matthew Conrad Spink, of the first block of Maple Street in Nazareth, identified himself to borough officers responding to the apartment complex burglary as a Lehigh County, Wayne County, officer doing undercover work, borough police said.

Spink said he’d been an officer for seven months, borough police said. And while the police chief in the Wayne County township didn’t immediately return a reporter’s phone message on Friday morning, the county’s 911 coordinator confirmed there is a person of that name on the township force.

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