Hastings police officer could lose his job after being accused of stealing $10 corkscrew from a bar
HASTINGS, Minn. - A $10 corkscrew is causing all kinds of trouble for Hastings Police Officer Rene Doffing.
Doffing was charged last week for misdemeanor theft after allegedly stealing a corkscrew from the Green Mill here on Nov. 22.
If convicted, Doffing could lose his license to be a law enforcement official and could ultimately lose his job.
According to the criminal complaint, Hastings police officers had gathered at the Green Mill for a union meeting on Nov. 22.
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