Illinois’s auditor general has pleaded guilty to driving under the influence. 61-year-old William Holland entered the plea today in Sangamon County Circuit Court.
He admitted to driving while intoxicated in Springfield on February 6th, when he was pulled over by Illinois State Police. Holland was sentenced by Judge Rudy Braud to one year of court supervision, and was ordered to pay court costs of more than $1500.
Holland issued a statement saying he made a mistake and is glad no one was hurt in the incident.