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    Barnstable Police Sergeant Facing Drunk Driving Charges

    A Barnstable Police sergeant is facing drunk driving charges after crashing his car into a utility pole. Police say 46-year-old Christopher Challies was driving down Route 6A in Sandwich when he veered off the road, slamming right into a pole.

    (Published Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017)

    A Barnstable Police sergeant is facing drunk driving charges after crashing his car into a utility pole.

    Police say 46-year-old Christopher Challies was driving down Route 6A in Sandwich when he veered off the road, slamming right into a pole.

    He was rushed to the hospital with possible internal injuries.

    According to officials, Challies was already on paid leave for leaving his service weapon at a restaurant.

    In addition to the drunk driving charges, he also faces several traffic citations.

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