South Bend Common Councilman Henry Davis Jr. is taking a medical leave of absence from his council duties, in wake of his July 19 OWI arrest.
Davis addressed the following statement to Council President Oliver Davis:
"Under the advisement of legal counsel, I am unable to make a statement regarding the incident on July 19, 2014.
"Further, I am temporarily taking a medical leave of absence from my duties to concentrate on my health.
"I appreciate your support and patience. Thank you."
To read more about Henry Davis Jr.'s arrest: SB Common Councilman Henry Davis arrested, charged with OWI