Former alderman charged with DUI after crashing into parked vehicles: Chicago Police

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Proco Joe Moreno Photo credit Facebook

Former Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno faces misdemeanor DUI charges after he allegedly crashed into several parked vehicles and a tree Sunday in the Gold Coast neighborhood.

Moreno, 48, was driving south about 9:20 p.m. on Astor Street when he crashed into several parked vehicles near Division Street, according to Chicago police.

He then drove into a tree, and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition, police said.

Moreno faces a misdemeanor counts of driving under the influence of alcohol, reckless driving and five counts of failure to notify of damaged vehicles.

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