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37-year-old Stephanie Armitstead was jailed early Sunday morning after police say she was driving on I-40 at 110 mph in a 70 mph zone while intoxicated in her silver Kia. The officer conducted a traffic stop and observed Armitstead with red, watery eyes. He could smell alcohol coming from her vehicle. She took extensive time looking for her license and was uncooperative when asked to step out of her vehicle. Armitstead admitted to drinking two glasses of wine two hours before driving. She agreed to sobriety tests, on which she began performing poorly, and then refused to continue.
Stephanie Mae Armitstead of Todd Preis Dr in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on March 26th, charged with driving under the influence and implied consent violation. A judicial commissioner set her bond at $2,000.