Former Orange Police Officer Taylor Scott Saleme has been arrested for possession of a controlled substance.
The Orange Police Department began an internal investigation June 12 based upon a complaint form a citizen involving the theft of a prescription medication. Saleme resigned from the department on June 12 during the course of the investigation.
Saleme was arrested at approximately 2 p.m. Tuesday for the Class A misdemeanor.
District Attorney Investigator K.C. Breshears assisted in the investigation.