Nye County District Attorney Arrested

By: Stewart Campbell Email
By: Stewart Campbell Email

The Nye County Sheriff's department has confirmed that County District attorney Robert Beckett has been arrested.

Beckett was pulled over around 11.30pm Tuesday night and charged with a DUI.

Deputies say Beckett was one and half times over the limit when tested.

Beckett faced 20 counts of embezzelment in 2008 and a previous DUI charge where he crashed two cars in a six hour period.

Beckett, the four term incumbent, was running for re-election this year but came in last out of the four candidates in the June primary.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 102422874 - kolotv.com/a?a=102422874
Gray Television, Inc.