Atlanta police officer dismissed after alcohol detected - CBS46 News

Atlanta police officer dismissed after alcohol detected

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

An Atlanta police officer has been dismissed from the force for showing up to work under the influence.

According to a representative from Atlanta police, Joel Priest arrived to work in January with an odor of alcohol "on his person."

Authorities say he was taken to the Office of Professional Standards and has since been dismissed from the department.

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