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Mahoning County sheriff's deputy sentenced for drunk driving

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CANFIELD, Ohio - A Mahoning County sheriff's deputy is sentenced after being convicted of drunk driving.

A judge in county court on Tuesday found 53-year old Kenneth O'Rourke of Canfield guilty of operating a vehicle under the influence.

O'Rourke was fined $500 and placed on probation for five years.

O'Rourke, a six-year veteran of the department, was arrested in May at Raccoon and Mellinger Roads in Canfield after his car hit an unoccupied vehicle.

O"Rourke was off duty at the time. 


His blood alcohol level was more than three times the legal limit. 

At the time, Sheriff Jerry Greene placed O'Rourke on paid administrative leave.

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