On-Duty CLE Animal Control Officer Arrested for DUI
CLEVELAND, Ohio — A part-time Cleveland animal control officer was arrested for driving under the influence after an on-duty accident Saturday, according to police.
It happened at around 6 p.m. at East 55th Street and Grand Avenue.
The officer sustained minor injuries, and another driver involved reported non-life threatening injuries, according to police.
According to a release from Marty Flask, director of public safety, the officer will be placed on unpaid administrative leave, and an administrative hearing will be convened “as soon as practical.”
If the allegations are true, said the release, the officer faces discipline “up to and including termination.”
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