by Ivan Foley
Mary Robinson, the director of human resources for Platte County, was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated Friday night.
Robinson, 43, was arrested at a DWI checkpoint being conducted in Platte City by the Platte County Sheriff’s Department. She was booked into the Platte County Jail and released a short time later after posting $1,000 bond.
According to the arresting deputy’s report, Robinson’s blood alcohol content measured .174, which is more than twice the legal limit of .08.
Robinson, who has served as the county’s HR director since late 2009 and earns a salary of $61,700 per year, is the wife of Platte County Auditor Kevin Robinson.
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Platte County Human Resources Director