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Toledo police officer charged with drunk driving

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A Toledo police officer is charged with drunk driving.

An Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper stopped Officer Paul Toth early Sunday morning for a marked-lanes violation.

The 14-year department veteran refused to take a breath test and was cited for operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Police Sergeant Joe Heffernan tells 13abc the department won't launch an internal investigation until the court case in complete.

We’re told Toth, who works in technical services, will remain on the job, since it does not entail driving.

He'll be back in court on friday.

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