Ocean Isle Beach commissioner charged with DWI

Ocean Isle Beach commissioner charged with DWI
Robert Williams (Source: BCSO)

OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC (WECT) - A commissioner from Ocean Isle Beach was arrested last week on a driving while impaired charge.

According to officials with the State Highway Patrol, Robert "Bob" Williams, 74, was stopped on Cumberland Street in Ocean Isle Beach around 8:10 p.m. on Friday, March 2.

Online records indicate that Williams lives on Cumberland Street.

Williams was taken into custody and charged with DWI. He was later released from the Brunswick County Detention Center after posting bond.

Ocean Isle Beach Police Chief Ken Bellamy did not immediately return a request Wednesday afternoon for more information regarding the incident.

Williams is set to appear in court on the DWI charge on May 16.

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