Indiana: Councilman Drew Eggers busted for DWI is also a deputy prosecutor; quit legal post but keeping council job

A Franklin City Council member was arrested on a misdemeanor drunken driving charge, prompting him to resign from his job as a Johnson County deputy prosecutor.

West Virginia: Attorney Yasmine Ghantous charged with DUI after mowing down firefighter as she attempted to drive around fire scene

The driver of the vehicle, Yasmine Rosette Ghantous of Morgantown was charged with DUI with Injury in this crash. Ghantous was processed and taken to Mon County Detention Faculty awaiting arraignment.

Missouri: St. Louis County Judge Lawrence J. Permuter ran off I-64 twice on New Year’s Eve; busted for DWI

St. Louis County Associate Circuit Judge Lawrence J. “Larry” Permuter declined to comment Monday night, saying, “No, I can’t.” Asked if he had a lawyer, he said, “I do, but he’s not going to talk to you.”

New York: Prosecutor Vance announces Stella Mednik found guilty of DWI assault of five in Herald Square mayhem

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., today announced the guilty plea of STELLA MEDNIK, 35, for crashing a car in Herald Square last December while under the influence of drugs and alcohol, seriously injuring pedestrians.