Conroe City Council Member Duane Ham was arrested at 12:32 a.m. and charged with driving while intoxicated by a Precinct 2 Constable deputy, according to the Montgomery County Jail. Ham was released on a $600 bail at 5:39 a.m. Feb. 13.
Ham was sworn into office July 6 after winning his Place 1 seat in a runoff election. He is currently running for reelection.
Conroe City Council is holding its next meeting Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. at 300 W. Davis St., Conroe. City Council members have not yet indicated if the council will address Ham's arrest.