Body camera shows New Mexico state senator’s DWI arrest


SANTA FE, N.M. (KOB) Video from an officer’s lapel camera shows New Mexico Senator Richard Martinez failing to follow directions after getting into a crash Friday night in Espanola.

In one instance, he told an officer that he had “two couple beers” before refusing to take a breathalyzer test.

He is also seen failing a dexterity test while counting. While at the hospital, he told an officer, “Are you serious? Jesus Christ,” after learning he was being arrested for DWI.

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