Greenfield officer sentenced in OWI case

Terry Austin (Provided Photo/Hancock County Sheriff's Office)

GREENFIELD, Ind. (WISH) — A Greenfield officer has been sentenced for an OWI in Hancock County.

Terry Austin will be on probation for nearly a year and have his license suspended for 90 days. Austin will also pay fees of nearly $800.

Austin was arrested in August of 2014 after having a blood alcohol level of .10.

In October of 2014, Austin was found guilty of bribery and official misconduct after offering officers a $200 steak dinner to pull over his ex-wife, who he knew to be driving with an expired license. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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