Man with nine DWIs gets his 10th

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FLORISSANT, MO (KTVI) - A man who had already been convicted nine times for driving drunk is now facing his 10th DWI charge.

Joseph Hayes, 53, of Florissant, was pulled over by police around 11:00 a.m.  Monday  during a traffic stop.  Authorities say Hayes was drunk and driving on a revoked license.

He was arrested and charged with his tenth DWI.  This time, it's a felony because Hayes is considered a chronic offender.

Florissant police say Hayes has also been convicted 10 times for driving on a revoked or suspended license.

He is currently being held on a $100,000 bond.

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