Vermilion County sheriff’s deputy arrested for DUI in Urbana

Posted on Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 5:24 pm    

James “Nick” Beddow, 45, of the Vermilion County sheriff’s department was arrested on Sunday morning for driving under the influence and running a red light.

According to police, Beddow was driving and pulled over on the 1500 block of East University Avenue in Urbana after running a red light. He was taken to Champaign County jail, and paid 10 percent of his $1,000 bond to be released.

The case will proceed like any other citizen, and once concluded, a separate investigation as to what action will be taken in his sheriff’s department.

If you have been charged with driving under the influence, contact Champaign DUI defense attorneys of Bruno Law Offices by calling 217-328-6000.