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Durham officer arrested for DWI

Posted November 25, 2009 2:37 p.m. EST

— A Durham police officer was arrested early Wednesday on Interstate 85 and charged with driving while impaired, a spokeswoman for the department said.

After his arrest, Officer N.E. Keith was placed on administrative leave with pay, a standard procedure in cases like his, said the DPD's Kammie Michael.

Keith has been with the department since January 1997.