Evansville Reporter Pleads Guilty to DUI Charge

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

The WEVV Evansville, Ind. reporter who was caught driving drunk back in November has pled guilty.

Veronica Dekett was sentenced to a year of alcohol probation and had her license suspended for 90 days.

TVSpy originally reported when she was charged with a felony because she had been pulled over in New Jersey earlier in the year for drinking and driving. The judge reduced it to an A Class Misdemeanor charge, though. She avoided jail time and a hefty fee.


Dekett, who was the noon anchor and a senior reporter, was let go from her station following the arrest.