KALAMAZOO (WKZO) -- Emmett Township Public Safety officer Troy Estree has been formally charged with two counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct and moved to the Kalamazoo County Jail.
Bond is set at 150-thousand dollars
. Kalamazoo Asst. Prosecutor Karrie Klein says their office has now taken on the role of special prosecutor after Eaton County declined.
She says it assures that Estree will get impartial treatment.
State Police claim that the 44-year-old veteran police officer had sex with a female relation who was under the age of 16, on two separate occasions at his home in Emmett Township last month.