Police video released of councilman's arrest - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Police release video of councilman's 3rd OVI arrest

Zack Reed (SOURCE: Cleveland Police) Zack Reed (SOURCE: Cleveland Police)

Police video has been released of the arrest of Cleveland city councilman, Zack Reed.

Reed was stopped at the intersection of East 9th and Rockwell Avenue around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday after he failed to stop at a red light and made an improper turn.

19 Action News has learned Reed refused a breath test.

He was slapped with four charges, the most serious OVI. His third drunk driving arrest.

Reed has a past of alcohol-related offenses came with two drunk driving busts back in 2005 and 2007.

He was sentenced to probation for the first arrest, and his license was suspended. Reed served ten days in jail for the second arrest, but even then, he was given special treatment at the city lockup. He was allowed to stay in the infirmary in a private room away from the general population.

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