Man pleads guilty to second DWI offense - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Man pleads guilty to second DWI offense

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Authorities say that Thomas Swaggart pleaded guilty to DWI second offense in court on Thursday.

This charge is a misdemeanor.

Swaggart was given a $1,000 fine plus court costs, or 60 days in jail. He was also given a four month sentence in jail, which was all suspended but seven days.

Swaggart was also placed on a two-year probation and told to complete a defensive driving course.

He was also arraigned on a felony charge of DWI third offense. He will go before Judge David Ritchie for trial on December 6.

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