Delray officer faces perjury charge

Delray officer faces perjury charge

A Delray Beach police officer was arrested and is facing a charge of perjury.

Officer Timothy McInerney was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail Friday afternoon. Jail records show McInerney was booked around 1:40 p.m. He was released around 4:30 p.m. on $3,000 bond.

McInerney was being investigated by the Florida Highway Patrol, according to a police spokesperson.

The listed charge for McInerney's arrest is perjury, making a false declaration.

Delray Beach Police confirmed McInerney's arrest but were unable to provide more information.

State records show McInerney was hired by DBPD in 2005.

This is a developing story. This page will be updated once more information becomes available.

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