Former Beauty Queen Faces DUI Charge

Former Beauty Queen Faces DUI Charge

police carLast Friday evening, former Mrs. West Virginia Marissa K. Loftis was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence and for almost hitting a Kanawha County deputy’s cruiser.

Police said the 27-year old suspect was traveling at a high rate of speed on I-77 when she nearly struck a deputy’s cruiser. A traffic stop was initiated and that was when Loftis was pulled over for a field sobriety test.

The suspect’s blood alcohol level registered at 0.213 percent- more than twice the legal limit in West Virginia.

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