Bexar County deputy resigns after DWI arrest

Susanna Cervantes arrested in January, faces multiple charges

Published On: Feb 07 2013 06:54:33 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 07 2013 06:56:50 AM CST
Susana Cervantes
SAN ANTONIO -

A Bexar County sheriff's deputy who was arrested in January on several charges including resisting arrest and DWI has resigned.

According to the sheriff's office, 35-year-old detention officer Susanna Cervantes resigned last week.  

Cervantes was arrested in early January after an SAPD officer reported seeing her crash into two concrete barriers in a far West Side parking lot.    

Officers said they had to use stun gun to subdue Cervantes after she became combative with them

Cervantes also reportedly kicked out the back of a patrol vehicle while she was detained.

Cervantes was charged with resisting arrest, criminal mischief, and driving while intoxicated.