From Star Telegram
FORT WORTH — A Fort Worth police officer who was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in October — when he already had a DWI charge pending in North Richland Hills — has been fired.
Zebadiah Rosado’s termination was effective Jan. 18, according to a disciplinary letter filed with the Civil Service Commission on Jan. 23 and obtained Thursday by the Star-Telegram.
Rosado appealed on Jan. 24.
His attorney, Ray Hosak of the Combined Law Enforcement Associations of Texas, did not immediately return an email seeking comment.
Rosado was stopped by a Fort Worth officer at 2:20 a.m. Oct. 12 after he was observed committing minor traffic violations while driving in the 100 block of West Fifth Street. The police report states that Rosado pulled away from a parked position without a turn signal, turned into a wrong lane and failed to stay in one lane.
According to the disciplinary letter, the officer conducted a field sobriety test after observing signs of intoxication. Rosado did not successfully….MORE