WOSU News Archives For: December 21, 2005

Columbus’ First Lady Sentenced in drunk driving case

12:00AM
December
21, 2005

The wife of Mayor Michael Coleman, Frankie Coleman, pleaded guilty today to a drunk driving charge and was sentenced to three days in jail, fined 250 dollars and given restricted driving privileges. Mrs. Coleman was arrested in October by Bexley Police following an accident on Cassingham Road. A breath test found she had a blood alcohol level of .271.

Frankie Coleman sentenced to 3 days in jail for DUI

12:00AM
December
21, 2005

The wife of Columbus mayor Michael Coleman will serve jail time for her drunken driving conviction. Frankie Coleman this morning changed her plea this morning to the most serious drunken driving charge and was sentenced to serve the mandatory 3 days in jail.