Dennis Dutko

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IntroAmerican politician
Was Politician
From United States of America
Type Politics
Birth 1943, Detroit, USA
Death 1990
(aged 47 years)


Dennis Dutko (1943–1990) was a member of the Michigan House of Representatives from 1974–1989. He was arrested on drunk driving charges four times while in office, the first time was in 1979. In 1989, he was sent to jail for seven months and resigned from the state House. In January 1990, he was arrested in Tennessee on charges of drug possession and driving without a licence. He committed suicide five days later at a Florida condominium.


  • Detroit Free Press, August 2, 2009, p. 6A