Spartanburg police officer arrested for DUI


SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – A Spartanburg police officer has been arrested for DUI, according to the police department.

46-year-old Juan B. Brewton was booked into the Spartanburg County Detention Center at about 2:52 a.m. Sunday, according to the detention center’s website.

Brewton, who is a lieutenant with the Spartanburg Police Department, has been charged with DUI 1st offense.

The police department says they will address disciplinary actions and the future of Brewton’s employment tomorrow.

Currently he is on administrative leave with pay pending the outcome of the internal investigation.

They say this is the standard process of handling incidents of this nature.

We will update this article as more information becomes available.

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