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WANE Reporter Busted for DUI Avoids Jail Time

The Fort Wayne Journal Gazzette is reporting, WANE reporter Megan Reust, who was arrested on suspicion of DUI over the St. Patrick’s Day weekend, has been handed a 180-day suspended jail sentence.

The reporter for the Fort Wayne, IN, CBS affiliate pleaded guilty to a Class B misdemeanor charge of reckless driving. She had been charged with two misdemeanor counts of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated in addition to speeding, which is an infraction.

Court officials told the Journal Gazzette Reust’s license has not been suspended.

 

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