Neil Parliament. (Photo: Union County Sheriff's Office)
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) - The Garland County Sheriff's Office responded to the arrest of one of its deputies. Neil Parliament was arrested Thursday on federal prostitution charges, for allegedly arranging a prostitute from Memphis to travel to Hot Springs for business.
The following is a statement from the Garland County Sheriff's Office:
"Yesterday afternoon one of our employees, Cpl. Neil Parliment, was arrested by Federal authorities.
Per policy, and at the advice of the County Attorney, we do not discuss or disclose personnel issues during an investigation, therefore we will not discuss, release details of, answer questions or hold interviews relating to this matter.
Any questions related to the allegations or charges should be directed to the appropriate agency.
Until we can receive further information on the details of his arrest, his employment status will be suspended without pay."