Mid-Michigan police officer Vincent W. Motley II, 23, is facing multiple felony charges in Saginaw County.

Motley has served on the Mt.Morris Township Police Department for two years, and is a former officer in Buena Vista Township.

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The charges stem from an incident on January 25th when Motley called 911 from his Saginaw Township home and reported his truck stolen.

The truck had been found smashed into a tree on Shattuck Road.

Police arrested Motley and ordered a blood test. Results indicate Motley's blood-alcohol level exceeded the legal limit of 0.08, officials said.

Motley is charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, operating a vehicle with an open alcohol container, carrying a concealed weapon while under the influence, failure to report an accident, and false report of a felony.

The false felony report carries a 4-year prison sentence.

Officer Motley is scheduled for a preliminary examination before Judge David Hoffman om March 11th.

He's free on a $25,000 personal bond.

Mt. Morris Township Police Chief Terrance Green said Motley is a patrol officer with an outstanding employment record. He has been suspended without pay since Jan. 25.

The most serious charge is false report of a felony, being punishable by up to four years in prison.

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