HURON, S.D. (KELO) — The current City Attorney for the City of Huron is facing three charges after being arrested for a DWI and a hit-and-run, the Beadle County State’s Attorney’s Office confirmed to KELOLAND News.
According to the Beadle County State’s Attorney, Jeff Banks was arrested for a DWI, reckless driving and a hit-and-run and was released on bond. Banks, who served as the Beadle County Deputy State’s Attorney for eight years, has represented the City of Huron since 2013.
Because of a conflict of interest with the Beadle County State’s Attorney’s Office, the case is heading to the South Dakota Attorney General’s office.