A St. Joseph police officer is charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop early Sunday morning.

Sgt. Matthew Kneib was pulled over by a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper after his vehicle was observed straddling the center line and traveling a few miles over the speed limit at just after 3 a.m. on March 5 on Route K in Buchanan County, according to a probable cause statement.

Riley Funk can be reached at riley.funk@newspressnow.com.

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