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On-duty UAPD officer charged with DUI

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

An on-duty UAPD officer was charged with a Super Extreme DUI last night after running the wall on an I-10 frontage road last night. 

Tucson Police Department responded to a single vehicle crash on the Speedway Blvd frontage road at 9:38 p.m. last night. Sergeant John McGrath was on duty at the time of the accident. Officers noticed possible signs of intoxication.

They performed a DUI investigation and Sgt. McGrath was arrested with multiple charges, including criminal damages and Super Extreme DUI, which indicated a blood alcohol level over .20. 

The UAPD car was impounded for 30 days.

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