North Idaho deputy fire chief sentenced for DUI
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) -- A deputy fire chief in the northern Idaho city of Coeur d'Alene has had his driver's license suspended for 30 days and been fined $600 for driving under the influence.
The Coeur d'Alene Press reports in a story published Saturday that 15-year Coeur d'Alene Fire Department veteran Jim C. Washko pleaded guilty to drunk driving in 1st District Court on Feb. 20.
First District Court Judge Robert Caldwell also sentenced Washko to a year of unsupervised probation and ordered Washko to serve 16 hours in the sheriff's labor program.
Idaho State Police cited Washko on Dec. 22 after he registered a blood alcohol content of 0.13 percent.