Helper Mayor resigns following DUI arrest

Published 02/23 2013 10:27AM

Updated 02/23 2013 10:33AM

HELPER, Utah (ABC 4 News) Helper Mayor Dean Armstrong resigned his position Saturday after the previous night he was arrested for a DUI.

The Helper City Council held a special emergency meeting to discuss the arrest. Armstrong was present at the meeting and tendered his resignation effective immediately. The council accepted his resignation.

"The council also expressed appreciation to Mayor Armstrong for his service and best wishes to his family," read a statement from the city.

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