Wilmington City Councilman Charles Rivenbark pleads guilty to DWI
LELAND, N.C. (WECT) - A member of the Wilmington City Council has pleaded guilty to driving while impaired.
Charlie Rivenbark pled guilty to a level five DWI via waiver, meaning he did not personally appear in court.
Rivenbark entered the plea in a Brunswick County Courtroom on Monday, July 18.
According to the arrest warrant from the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office, Rivenbark was stopped in Leland around 1:45 a.m. on May 11.
A blood alcohol test revealed a blood alcohol level of 0.11, about one and one half times the legal limit of 0.08.
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