Fired Jennings officer at civil service board hearing - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Fired Jennings officer at civil service board hearing

JENNINGS, LA (KPLC) -

A Jennings police officer fired for not giving a fellow officer a sobriety test went before a civil service board hearing on Monday evening.

Former Jennings Police Lieutenant Mike Janise allegedly didn't give a field sobriety test to a captain, who officials say hit a parked vehicle after leaving a Christmas party.

The captain was demoted after the reported incident. Janise was fired.

The hearing started around 5 p.m. Monday. We'll have more details from the hearing on 7News Nightcast and on kplctv.com.

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