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      Traverse City man could face 'super drunk' charge

      A 63-year-old Traverse City man was arrested for drunk driving in Leland Township and could face a 'super drunk' charge.

      A 63-year-old Traverse City man was arrested for drunk driving in Leland Township and could face a 'super drunk' charge.

      According to the Leelanau County Sheriff's Office, the vehicle was located in Lake Leelanau at 12:05 p.m. after someone reported a vehicle traveling the wrong way on St. Mary's Street.

      The 63-year-old parked at the St. Mary's church lot and was contacted on foot a short distance from his vehicle.

      The driver blew a 0.227% and was arrested for operating while intoxicated.

      In the state of Michigan, a person who was a BAC of 0.17% or higher may face the super drunk charge.

      The suspect is behind bars in the Leelanau County jail.