DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A trial has been scheduled for a 33-year-old Des Moines police officer.
A pretrial hearing was held Tuesday for Cody Grimes. His trial is scheduled to begin on April 23.
Grimes is accused of assaulting his former girlfriend on Dec. 27. The woman told officers that Grimes grabbed her by her jacket and threw her down some stairs at his home. She also says he grabbed her and threw her against a door.
Grimes has pleaded not guilty. He's been on paid leave since the allegation was made.