MARION STATION, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say an off-duty trooper was among more than 50 drivers arrested for driving under the influence during the agency's Super Bowl weekend traffic enforcement program.
The agency said in a news release that Trooper First Class John Dize Jr. was arrested late Saturday after his pickup truck drove off the road and into a field in Marion Station.
Police say Dize was injured and taken to a hospital. Authorities say he is charged with driving under the influence and failing to obey designated lane directions.
The department says Dize has been suspended with pay.
Maryland State Police arrive at the church in Mitchellville for Morris' funeral.