Vinita Police Officer Charged With DUI


Thursday, February 8th 2007, 8:46 am
By: News On 6


CLAREMORE, Okla. (AP) -- A Vinita Police officer is on administrative leave with pay after being arrested for driving under the influence.

Authorities say Officer Kenneth Leland was arrested early Sunday near Claremore.

Leland first joined the Vinita Police Department in 1993 but resigned after a 1996 DUI. He was later rehired by Vinita Police.