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Oxford fire chief arrested for DWI

Posted June 9, 2012 8:57 a.m. EDT

— Oxford Fire Chief Earnest Lee Bess was arrested and charged with DWI early Saturday morning, town officials said. 

Details of the arrest were not released, but Bess bonded out of Granville County jail Saturday morning after being arrested around 2 a.m., police said. 

No other information was available.