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26-year-old Samuel West told police he came from Broadway, where he “didn’t have a single drop of alcohol” before crashing his Jeep Wrangler into the side of Lucky’s 3-Star Bar just south of downtown Nashville Sunday night, causing extensive damage to the building. He claimed he simply swerved to avoid a car. West reeked of alcohol and performed poorly on field sobriety tests. He was taken into custody and charged with DUI.
Samuel S. West of Drake Ave in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on February 5th, charged with an implied consent violation and driving under the influence. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,000.