The U.S. Air Force's Chief Officer of the Sexual Assault Prevention Unit has been arrested and charged with sexual battery. Jeffrey Krusinski, 41, was accused of and arrested on Sunday for allegedly assaulting a woman while under the influence of alcohol in Crystal City, Virginia, not far from the Pentagon.

Krusinski was suspended from his job immediately, sources say. 

George Little, Pentagon Press Secretary, released a statement saying in part, "Secretary Hagel expressed outrage and disgust over the troubling allegations and emphasized this matter will be dealt with swiftly and decisively ... Sexual assault has no place in the United States military. Service members should expect a culture of absolutely no tolerance for this deplorable behavior..."