(KMOV.com) – Police said the sister of St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson was arrested on suspicion of driving drunk in south St. Louis on Sunday.
Officers said 39-year-old Rebecca Dotson was traveling south on Clifton Avenue near Odell St. around 4:30 p.m. when she lost control of the car and hit a parked car from behind.
Authorities said police performed a chemical test which revealed she was drunk.
She was later arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.
Police said Dotson suffered minor injuries in the accident but refused to seek medical attention. Police told News 4 Dotson will not receive special treatment.