|Thursday, May 26, 2011 – Steve Fermier and The Washington Examiner|
|A firefighter’s union official is facing drunk driving charges in Howard County.
Police arrested John Sparks of Mt. Airy last month for allegedly having a blood alcohol content above the legal limit.
Sparks was pulled over along Route 40 after an officer saw a vehicle weaving and going the wrong way on a one way street.
He is president of the Montgomery County Career Fire Fighters Association.