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Former Germantown drivers ed teacher pleads guilty to driving drunk with a student

Posted at 9:08 PM, Feb 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-20 22:08:02-05

GERMANTOWN — A former drivers ed teacher is banned from getting behind the wheel for at least nine months.

Corey Malone pleaded guilty to his first OWI. Malone was in a drivers education car in the Germantown High School parking lot when he backed into a gate and struck the principal.

"I shouldn't have done that," Malone said in court. "I should've called into work knowing I went out earlier that night. It was just a dumb mistake and I'm here to face my consequences."

The judge ordered Malone to pay the maximum penalty. His license was suspended for nine months.

When he gets a new license, he must have an ignition interlock on his car for 12 months.

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