Texas: San Antonio Police Probe Coverup of Police Officer’s Boozing Crash by Six Cops


SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police department has launched an investigation into seven of its officers after an apparent alcohol-related crash and a possible cover up, San Antonio Police Chief Bill McManus said.
Chief McManus said the off-duty sergeant was apparently driving under the influence, headed north in an unmarked patrol car on Highway 281 and crashed into a barrier near Josephine at about 5:30 Thursday morning. The sergeant wandered away from the vehicle to a building several blocks away, where security guards called police.
McManus said a “number of improprieties” were found involving six responding officers during the initial investigation, including an attempt to take the sergeant home and remove evidence from the car. ….MORE