Tennessee: Memphis Police Officer Brian Kalapu DUI hit and run & drugs

From Fox Memphis


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Memphis Police Officer Brian Kalapu busted for DUI and drugs 012216

Memphis Police Officer Brian Kalapu busted for DUI and drugs 012216

01/22/2016 —A Memphis Police officer is off the job after being arrested for drunk driving and drug possession.

Officer Brian Kalapu was arrested Sunday morning after crashing his personal truck into a tree on Mullin Station Road. Investigators said he left the scene after the crash.

During a search of his car, police say they found drug paraphernalia, including 2.8 grams of marijuana and items that would be used to smoke marijuana

Kalapu’s police equipment belt was also found in the car.

According to the arrest affidavit, officers found the 31-year-old about 20 minutes away from where the crash happened. He was at his home in southeast Memphis.  ....MORE