[UPDATE] 10-Time DWI Offender Convicted

The 10-time DWI offender I first reported on back in February was convicted this week in one of his open cases. George Semmes, who lives in New Orleans, had evaded prosecution for nearly 30 years. But when WDSU started asking questions about Semmes’ record, traffic court judge Ronald Sholes ordered Semmes arrested. Back in the crosshairs […]

Trial Date Set for 10-Time DWI Offender

George Semmes, a New Orleans man with 10 DWI arrests since 1984, has managed to avoid prosecution for nearly 30 years. That lengthy streak is scheduled to end later this month when he goes on trial for two of the DWI cases. In this I-Team follow up to my original story in February, we hear […]

10-Time DWI Offender (Part 4)

[VIDEO] 10-Time DWI Offender (Parts 2 & 3)

[VIDEO] I-Team: 10-Time DWI Offender

This is my story that aired Sunday night. I spent about four months working on it. A New Orleans businessman has been arrested 10 times for DWI and avoided prosecution for nearly 30 years. Things got really interesting once we started asking questions — he was arrested.