Cop accused in scheme to frame woman

CHICAGO Officer Slawomir Plewa and Bogdan Mazur appeared before a judge Monday afternoon.

Prosecutors say Mazur enlisted the help of Plewa to have his estranged wife arrested for the possession of drugs and a gun. The woman was later acquitted of any wrongdoing.

Officer Plewa has been relieved of his police powers pending the outcome of the investigation.

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