Marris Jones wrecks yellow Corvette in DUI crash

Marris Jones wrecks yellow Corvette in DUI crash

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61-year-old Marris Jones rear-ended a white Chevrolet at the intersection of Elm Hill Pk. and Murfreesboro Pk. on the night of October 20th. Officers arrived and noticed a damaged, yellow Corvette and three people, including Jones, on the sidewalk. The two others were a couple who witnessed the accident and told officers that Jones rear-ended the Chevrolet at a red light, and then the Chevrolet fled shortly after. Officers asked Jones what happened and observed him to be visibly intoxicated. Jones consented to sobriety tests and performed poorly before being placed under arrest for driving under the influence.

Marris Jones (MNPD)
Marris Jones (MNPD)

Marris T. Jones of Hollydale Dr in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on October 21st, charged with driving under the influence. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $2,000, and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office gave him pre-trial release from their facility.

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