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State Trooper Faces Drunken-Driving Charge

Posted March 5, 2007 8:06 a.m. EST
Updated March 5, 2007 6:07 p.m. EST

— A state trooper is finding himself on the wrong side of the law.

WRAL has learned Trooper S.M. Mangum was arrested Friday evening by another state Highway Patrol trooper on a drunken driving charge.

The Person County Sheriff's Office and the Highway Patrol haven't released specific details about what happened. The Highway Patrol will only say it is taking "internal actions."