The saga began on May 8, 2012 when a female driver was stopped by two East St. Louis police officers while driving home from buying liquor around 2:45 in the morning.
The judge also ordered Garcia to simultaneously serve a 10-year sentence on a DUI count related to injuries he caused to another pedestrian.
“It was a very significant invasion of personal privacy and personal dignity to have someone plunge a needle in your arm while you’re handcuffed and restrained.”
2012 was a rough year for Grellner who resigned as Valley Park mayor on July 26 after using the city credit card at a strip club.
The Missouri Highway Patrol says drinking and driving was a bigger problem this Christmas than last. A much bigger problem.
Deputies say Janice Lyles displayed obvious signs of being under the influence of alcohol and failed sobriety tests at the scene.
22-year-old Dan Polites was arrested early Friday and also was ticketed for driving without headlights, improper lane usage and disobeying a traffic signal.
Police arrested the 47-year-old Krummrich after he was involved in a two-car accident.
Police there racked-up a 141% increase in suspected drunk driving stops, last year.