Intoxicated and barefoot, off-duty Renton officer accused of assaulting woman - 08-13


An off-duty 30-year-old Renton police officer was arrested in Des Moines Saturday morning, on investigation of second-degree assault with sexual motivation. Des Moines police say Tanuj Soni was barefoot, wearing a t-shirt inside out, and heavily intoxicated at 5:51 a.m. when they responded to a 911 call for help from a woman who claimed Soni slapped and hurt her after asking her to take her clothes off and go to a motel with him.