MEMPHIS, TN- (WMC-TV) - A Memphis police officer is accused of filing false identity theft reports.
Officer Brian Phillips filed a report saying a suspect opened five separate accounts using his identity at a credit union in Millington.
He claimed more than $20,000 in debt was incurred in his name.
Memphis Police Economic Crimes investigators looked into the report and found the accounts were valid debts made by Phillips himself.
He turned himself in after a warrant was issued. He is currently out of jail on a $5,000 bond.
Phillips is currently relieved of duty with pay.
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