Mercer County superintendent charged with OWI

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Scott Petrie (Scott County Jail)

The Mercer County Schools Superintendent is facing charges of driving under the influence.

Court documents show Eldridge police arrested 52-year-old Scott Petrie on Saturday night.

Police also say he had no registration or proof of insurance.

Records show he also failed to pull over for officers.

Petrie posted $1,000 bond Sunday morning.

He’s due in court tomorrow.

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