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Police sergeant arrested on DUI charge

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Phil­adelphia po­lice Sgt. Chanta Her­der, 42, was ar­res­ted early Oct. 1 and charged with driv­ing un­der the in­flu­ence, po­lice said in a news re­lease.

Her­der, who was off duty, po­lice said, was in­volved in a minor ac­ci­dent with an­oth­er vehicle on the 7900 block of Ver­ree Road. Po­lice ad­min­istered a Breath­alyz­er test and found Her­der was over the leg­al lim­it of al­co­hol con­sump­tion, po­lice said.

Her­der, a 14-year po­lice de­part­ment vet­er­an, is as­signed to the 19th Dis­trict. She is on ad­min­is­trat­ive duty, pending an in­vest­ig­a­tion.

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