McALESTER, Okla. (AP) - A McAlester police officer has been suspended with pay after being arrested for driving under the influence.
Police say Sgt. Chris Morris was arrested Saturday night after leaving the Elks Lodge in McAlester.
Police Chief Jim Lyles says two McAlester officers stopped Morris after he ran two stop signs.
Morris is also president of the local chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police and is the current officer of the year.
Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com
(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.