A 28-year-old Detroit police officer was charged with drunken driving after leaving the scene of an accident on Detroit’s east side.
According to officials, The officer was in her own vehicle when she collided with another car that was stopped at an intersection. The driver of the vehicle that was hit immediately called police officials as the woman left the scene of the accident.
Local law enforcement agencies in the area were called and her vehicle was finally spotted. The woman was then charged. She is currently still on-duty with the police department while the internal investigation is underway.
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