Muncie police officer arrested for DWI while off duty
MUNCIE, Ind.– An off-duty Muncie police officer was arrested Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of drunk driving.
Chase Alan Hunter, 29, was arrested near Main Street and Ohio Avenue by his colleagues. He faces a preliminary misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated.
Hunter’s blood-alcohol content test results have not been released.
When asked about Hunter’s employment status with the department, Muncie police chief Steve Stewart said, “no decisions have been made yet.”
Hunter, a three-year veteran of the Muncie Police Department, was released from jail around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.