Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

PRC Official Arrested In DWI.(Final)

Byline: Michael Davis Journal Staff Writer

CORRALES -- A Corrales Superblitz roadblock snared Patrick Baca, a senior state official and former Sandoval County commissioner and county manager.

Baca, 52, chief of staff for the Public Regulation Commission, was arrested May 16 on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, driving with an open container and driving without proof of insurance at a sobriety roadblock at the 7900 block of Corrales Road around 10 p.m.

He is still at his post and has not been suspended or put on paid leave, PRC commissioner David King said.

Baca, who a police report listed as living in Corrales, could not be reached for comment. …

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