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NYPD Officer Accused Of Driving Wrong Way While Drunk In Brooklyn

April 29, 2018 - 4:52 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An NYPD officer is in hot water – arrested for allegedly driving drunk, and driving the wrong way, in Brooklyn.

Police said Officer Miguel Martinez, 38, was off duty when he was arrested in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn just before 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

The officer is facing charges of driving while intoxicated, driving the wrong way, and refusing to take a breath test, police said.

Police did not immediately release further details.