Zamboni DWI Sentencing 04 Jun 12

An Apple Valley man convicted of driving a Zamboni while intoxicated has been sentenced to two years of probation. 34-year-old Joel Keith Bruss pleaded guilty to misdemeanor drunken driving and 3 other charges were dismissed. Witnesses called police on January 30th to report Bruss driving an ice-cleaning machine erratically at Hayes Arena in Apple Valley. When authorities arrived they found the Zamboni stuck halfway off the ice. Bruss had a blood-alcohol level four times the legal limit for driving at the time.