Off-duty Wichita police officer arrested for DUI
Tuesday, March 14th 2023, 4:29 AM CDT
WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - A Wichita police officer is on administrative leave after being accused of driving drunk while off duty on the city's southwest side.
The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office arrested officer Chad Spain near K-42 and MacArthur. Police say he was booked into jail on charges of driving under the influence and transporting an open container.
Spain has been employed with WPD for 23 years and was assigned to the field services division. He was placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of a criminal and internal investigation.
The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office is investigating the case.