MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A city of Miami police officer has been relieved of duty following her arrest.
Ashley Hunter is accused of driving under the influence after being involved in a crash in southwest Miami-Dade on Tuesday.READ MORE: Police ID Bodies Of Two Girls Found In Lauderhill Canal, Name Mother Person Of Interest
According to the arrest report, when officers arrived at the scene, the 30-year-old had red, bloodshot and watery eyes, and slurred her speech.
She refused to take a field sobriety test and had to be taken to the hospital to be treated for possible injuries.READ MORE: 2 Of South Florida’s Top Cops React To Miami-Dade Mayor’s White House Visit For Gun Violence Discussion
Hunter was released from the hospital and taken into custody.
She has since bonded out of jail.MORE NEWS: Miami Dolphins Team Up With Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Broward For Pride Month Initiative
The Miami Police Department said Hunter has been on the force for seven years. The department added she’s on leave with pay while an investigation is underway.