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Bexar deputy arrested on drunken driving charge

Deputy Ricardo Sanchez found asleep in car in fast food restaurant parking lot

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Bexar County sheriff's Deputy Ricardo Sanchez was arrested on a drunken driving charge early Wednesday morning, a Bexar County Sheriff's Office spokesman reports.

Sanchez was asleep in a car in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant in the 1100 block of Pat Booker Road, the spokesman said in a written statement.

A Universal City police officer woke him and "found him to be intoxicated," the spokesman said.

The officer arrested Sanchez on a charge of driving while intoxicated.