Westminster City Councilman Andy Quach was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence by California Highway Patrol officials Monday after crashing into a metal gate of an apartment complex in the 15100 block of Brookhurst Street at about 10 a.m. He was arrested after failing a field sobriety test, according to KABC.
The 42-year-old Quach, who has served multiple terms on the council and is a Vietnamese immigrant who fled his communist homeland by boat with his family in 1980, will appear in open court in Westminster on Nov. 13 to provide his plea to the charges. He is being held in custody until he pays $10,000 bail, according to the OC Weekly. Continue reading