HOUSTON (CBS) — A bartender has been arrested for allegedly over-serving a man who then got into a car crash that killed a teenager in Houston two years ago.READ MORE: Charges Held For Court Against Fayette County Father Accused Of Severe Child Neglect
CBS affiliate KHOU reports that Natalia Ortiz was taken into custody at El Muelle Seafood restaurant Wednesday.
Ortiz is accused of serving Edin Palacios-Rodas between 11 and 12 beers over the course of about 2-and-a-half hours on May 15, 2016. After Palacios-Rodas left the restaurant, he got into a car chase with police and crashed into another car.READ MORE: Around The Table: Pennsylvania Governor And Senate Races
Jocelyn Valero, a teenager who was on her way home from prom, was killed in the crash.
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Oritz is facing a misdemeanor liquor violation charge in connection to the incident.