Bushton police arrested for second time

BUSHTON, Kan. (KWCH) A Kansas police chief finds himself in handcuffs for the second time.

Court records show Bushton Police Chief Brian Treaster is facing a new felony charge for violating a protection order and battery.

The date of offense is June 28, a warrant for his arrest was issued on July 9 and arrest paperwork was filed July 10.

Reno County Sheriff's deputies arrested Treaster in April on accusations of stalking and violating a protective order.

The chief is set to go to trial in that case in mid-September.

Treaster is on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of his cases.