By Anica Padilla

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4) – The sexual assault trial against former Lakewood Police Officer Randall Butler began this week. Butler was arrested in November 2018 for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman he found stranded — and offered a ride in his patrol car.

Randall Butler (credit: Lakewood Police Department)

Butler allegedly left the victim in an abandoned lot.

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Butler resigned from the Lakewood Police Department after his arrest. That’s when detectives put out word that they were seeking information about any additional incidents that may have occurred.

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He was later accused of sexually assaulting a second woman while on duty in June 2018. Investigators say he was also giving her a ride in his patrol car.

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Anica Padilla