Hidalgo County Clerk charged with DWI.
POSTED: Tuesday, December 15, 2009 - 9:16am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
The Hidalgo county District Clerk, daughter of U.S. Representative Ruben Hinojosa, was arrested over the weekend.
Laura Hinojosa was taken into custody early Sunday morning on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, after failing field sobriety tests. DPS officials say she was stopped at around 1am Sunday morning in San Juan. The 43 year-old District Clerk was booked and then released on Sunday.