NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A New York City traffic enforcement agent was arrested in Queens early Monday and charged with driving while intoxicated.

Jorge Salcedo, 25, was arrested around 12:36 a.m. in the 102nd Precinct, which includes Kew Gardens, Richmond Hill, Woodhaven and other northeasterly sections of Queens.

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Police said he was charged with driving while intoxicated, but did not provide further details.

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Traffic enforcement agents are civilian employees of the NYPD, who are responsible for giving parking tickets, directing traffic, and testifying at administrative hearings.

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