Phx officer arrested on assault charges

A Phoenix Police officer is on administrative leave after he was arrested on assault charges.

Peoria Police say Officer Daniel Schneider allegedly grabbed his wife's forearm while they were arguing, and she suffered minor injuries. Police say the officer was booked into the 4th Avenue jail. The reported incident happened on September 25th.

Phoenix Police say the officer is now on administrative leave while Peoria Police investigate the incident.