A police officer caught in a parking lot while driving drunk to his police station was handed over to the prosecution.

According to the police, on the 11th of this month, the Seocho Police Station in Seoul sent a sergeant A from the Gangnam Police Station, who is charged with drunk driving under the Road Traffic Act.

A is charged with driving with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.199%, which is the level of license revocation at 11:40 pm on the 2nd of this month.

He started from an apartment in Seongdong-gu, Seoul, and was arrested at the parking lot of the Gangnam Police Station where he worked while running away from the police who arrived after receiving a report.

The Gangnam Police Station transferred the case to the Seocho Police Station in consideration of the neutrality of the investigation.

The police released Mr. A immediately after the incident, and after reviewing the investigation results, we plan to determine the level of disciplinary action.

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