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Portales officer suspended

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A Portales police officer's certification has been suspended by the New Mexico law enforcement academy.

Officer Mikel Aguilar is accused of having sex in a police vehicle while on duty.

The incident occurred while he was employed with the Roswell Police Department, prior to joining the Portales Department.

Lt. Mark Cage of the Portales PD says they were aware of the incident, but no charges have been filed and he was highly recommended by Roswell supervisors.

Aguilar has been suspended until further notice.