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Ditka’s son indicted on DUI count

Michael P. Ditka

Michael P. Ditka

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Updated: June 24, 2011 2:28AM

The son of former Chicago Bears Coach Mike Ditka was indicted by a Lake County grand jury on a charge of aggravated DUI.

Michael Ditka, 49, was arrested April 20 in the parking lot of his Deerfield apartment complex.

He faces a felony DUI count because he was arrested twice in Lake County for DUI.

Arraignment is scheduled July 8. He was freed after posting 10 percent of his $1,000 bond.

If convicted, Ditka faces up to seven years in prison. He could also serve probation.

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