Councilman Jewell makes court appearance

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond city councilman Marty Jewell was in court this morning after his DUI arrest over the weekend.

No statements were made by Jewell or his lawyer about the charges.

He was arrested early Saturday morning near Byrd Park in Richmond.

Police have not released what Jewell's blood alcohol level was at the time of his arrest.

His trial is set to start December 7.

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