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Eureka Police Chief Arrested For Drunk Driving

Posted July 4, 2002 11:08 a.m. EDT

— A local police chief faces charges of his own.

New Bern police have arrested Thomas Dorsey for drunken driving. Dorsey is the head of the Eureka Police Department in Wayne County.

Troopers arrested him after he approached a trooper during a routine stop, asking for directions.