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Former Chicago alderman charged after crashing into eight cars
2020-12-28

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Former Ald. Proco "Joe" Moreno was charged with DUI and reckless driving after his Audi rammed and sideswiped at least eight cars in the Gold Coast before smashing into a tree Dec. 27, The Chicago Tribune reported.

The charges, all misdemeanors, were filed against him after he was released, according to Chicago police. Moreno, 48, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition.

A police report indicated Moreno's blood-alcohol level was four times the legal limit. He's still contending with charges of insurance fraud and obstruction of justice from an incident in early 2019 when prosecutors say Moreno falsely claimed his 2016 Audi A6 had been stolen from his garage.

The full article is at www.chicagotribune.com/news/breaking/ct-former-alderman-gold-coast-crash-20201228-zdfp3ield5edrg4xaxtcywfcqm-story.html .


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