Denver PD Sergeant Phillip Newton is in trouble, but not forpolice brutality
. Instead, he was busted by his fellow boys in blue for driving under the influence following a Monday car crash.
For Newton, this incident likely feels like déjà vu all over again. He was reportedly arrested on suspicion of DUI and careless driving back in 2004, too.
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Speaking to 9News, Newton said, "This is not a proud moment in my life" -- and no wonder, since the incident will likely cost him a suspension of between sixteen and 42 days.
Not to mention a hefty car-repair bill. Look below to see 9News' coverage of Newton's arrest.
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