MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minnesota man has been arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated — for the 28th time.
New York Mills Police arrested 64-year-old Danny Bettcher Thursday after he left VFW Post 3289.READ MORE: Mayor Frey Hears Community's Concerns Leading Up To The Derek Chauvin Trial
Prosecutors say an off-duty Otter County Sheriff’s deputy was also at the VFW, and witnessed Bettcher drinking. He then called authorities.READ MORE: Gov. Walz Calls Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine A 'Game-Changer' After FDA Approval
Police pulled Bettcher over after they say he ignored a stop sign and drove 10 to 15 miles an hour on Highway 10 while swerving.MORE NEWS: Minnesotans Argue State Not Appropriately Prioritizing Vaccines For Those With Underlying Conditions
Bettcher told the officer he was “way over” the limit, and that he should take him to jail.