California: Highway Patrol arrested State Senator Benjamin Hueso for DUI; he says he is sorry and will accept his punishment

SACRAMENTO (08/23/2014) – A Democratic California State Senator from San Diego has been arrested in Sacramento under suspicion of DUI early Friday morning.

According to the Sacramento County Jail booking logs, 44-year-old Sen. Benjamin Hueso was booked at 3:27 a.m. Friday. California Highway Patrol confirms that they arrested the state senator.

Officer Julie Powell, a CHP representative, says that Hueso was driving a state vehicle when he was arrested. Hueso was reportedly driving the wrong way on 15th Street when he happened upon an officer. Hueso then did a u-turn in front of the officer, CHP says, before the officer eventually pulled him over in a parking lot at 15th and X Streets. He was arrested at 2:39 a.m., according to CHP.

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Virginia: Bond denied for author Donovan Webster charged with DUI fatal crash; wrote of fatalities from land mines

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. — 08/18/2014 — A man who wrote with exceptional passion, according to many reviewers of his books, about the many tragic deaths caused by landmines left behind by war lords and modern armies, became a rolling land mine of his own last week when he allegedly drove while impaired and killed an Albemarle County Virginia resident.

The Albemarle County Police Department is investigating a fatal crash which occurred on Thursday, August 14th 2014.

Donovan Webster held on no bond after killing a man in a traffic crash and charged with DUI.

Indiana: Colts Owner Irsay charged with OWI impaired and pocket full of pills

Carmel Police report that on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 11:41pm, James S. Irsay (54 years old) was stopped in the 13000 block of Horseferry Road, Carmel, IN for driving at a slow rate of speed, stopping in the roadway and failure to signal turn.

During the course of the investigation, Irsay subsequently failed several roadside field sobriety tests and was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated (I.C. 9-30-5-2(A) /A-Misdemeanor).

During the inventory of Irsay’s vehicle, multiple prescription drugs were discovered in pill bottles. These Schedule IV prescription drugs were not associated with any prescription bottles found in the vehicle. He was also charged with Possession of Controlled Substance

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay charged with drunk driving and with a pocket full of pills by Carmel Police.

California: THUGS OF THE NFL — Aldon Smith’s DUI record increases with arrest in San Jose

It is Smith’s second such arrest, the first having occurred in January 2012 in Miami Beach. That charge was later reduced to reckless driving.

“Discipline for a second or subsequent offense is likely to be a suspension, the duration of which may escalate for repeat offenses,” the league’s substances-of-abuse policy states.

Smith’s arrest Friday marked the fifth DUI-related arrested involving a 49ers player in the past three years.

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Colorado: Five years in prison — thats the price David DJ Torroni Jr pays for killing Megan Ritter and Brian Houle while DUI

Barkey told the court that despite having a working cellphone, Torroni did not call for help.

“He and his friends gathered their snowboards out of the roadway,” Barkey said. “That’s what they did first.”

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