WOAI Reporter Busted for DWI After Station Runs Investigative Report on Drunk Driving

By Andrew Gauthier Comment

Angel Covarrubias, a reporter who covers crime for San Antonio’s WOAI, was arrested early Friday morning and charged with driving while intoxicated.

According to the San Antonio Express-News, Covarrubias was pulled over shortly before 2 a.m. after he hit a parked car and failed to stop at the scene.

Covarrubias joined the NBC-affiliate last year after working as the main anchor for KVEO, the NBC-affiliate in the Rio Grande Valley. He began his career with KZTV in Corpus Christi.

This week WOAI aired an in-depth investigation into drunk driving. Video inside…