Willoughby-Eastlake City Schools Superintendent Steve Thompson charged with drunken driving

CHARDON, Ohio - The Willougby-Eastlake City Schools superintendent was arrested over the weekend accused of driving while drunk.

Stephen Thompson is scheduled to be arraigned at Charon Municipal Court on May 23rd at 8 a.m. on a OVI charge.

Chester Township police cited Thompson on Saturday, May 17 at around 2:30 a.m. in Chesterland on state Route 306 at U.S. Route 322.

He was arrested, charged with misdemeanor DUI and assured clear distance and booked into the Geauga County Jail and then released after posting a $750 bond. 

His blood alcohol level tested at .196.

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