DETROIT -

Local 4 Reporter Kevin Dietz has admitted to a charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated. 

In a statement, Dietz apologized.

"I am deeply sorry for my actions.  I made a mistake for which I apologize to my family, WDIV and to the viewers. I accept full responsibility and am taking the necessary steps to deal with this matter."

Local 4 Vice President and General Manager Marla Drutz said:

"Kevin has been forthright and accepted full responsibility and expressed remorse.  He is taking appropriate steps to deal this situation and we believe that Kevin will continue to be an important contributor to WDIV now and in the future."