MPD Officer Charged With DUI

A Memphis Police Department officer is being relieved of duty. Officer Carrington Hite was relieved of duty after being charged with DUI, reckless driving, and public intoxication. Police documents show Hite allegedly crashed his car into a ravine along I-240 east, near Sam Cooper early Sunday morning. Hite told officers he had “a little to drink” and was texting when he crashed.