Orion Township supervisor Chris Barnett arrested for drunk driving

Orion Township supervisor Chris Barnett has been cited for driving drunk. 

Barnett has been on the job for several years. He released a statement taking full responsibility. He apologized to his family, the members of the township board, department heads, and the people of Orion Township. 

He says he is seeking counseling. 

He goes on to say, “I am embarrassed and humbled by this incident, I accept the consequences of my actions, my sincere apologies to all those I have affected or let down with this very serious mistake. I am committed to focusing my energy on my family and the residents I serve.”