A Cleveland Police Lieutenant was arrested for domestic violence.
On Tuesday, Internal Affairs Unit investigators arrested 62-year old Lieutenant John Bocchicchio.
Bocchicchio, hired in May of 1989, is accused of assaulting his wife at their home. Neighbors witnessed Bocchicchio hit and kick his wife several times in the face and upper body.
He was arrested without incident and appeared in court on Thursday morning and was charged with misdemeanor Domestic Violence.
Bocchicchio is assigned to the First District, but is currently off on an extended illness.