Kill Devil Hills officer arrested, accused of assault on a female

Posted at 11:26 AM, Oct 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-01 15:50:52-04
Lieutenant Allen Holland, 2014

Lieutenant Allen Holland, 2014

DARE Co., N.C. – An officer has been arrested, accused of assaulting a female in early August.

According to officials with the Kill Devil Hills Police Department, Lieutenant Allen Holland was arrested on September 30 for an assault on a female, which allegedly happened the month prior.

The Kill Devil Hills Assistant Police Chief told News 3 that Holland is on paid administrative leave.

Holland has reportedly been with the Kill Devil Hills Police Department for more than 20 years.

News 3 previously spoke with Holland in 2014 after dozens of drivers were pulled over on the Outer Banks for violating a pedestrian law.

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