Kevin Dietz apologizes to friends, family, co-workers

Local 4 reporter charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated

Author: Lisa Ray, Managing Editor, ClickOnDetroit.com, @ClickOnLisa, lray@wdiv.com
Published On: May 10 2013 01:35:32 PM EDT   Updated On: May 10 2013 02:00:21 PM EDT
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."