DUI: David Jones drinks “3 cups of Tequila” before causing car crash

DUI: David Jones drinks “3 cups of Tequila” before causing car crash

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29-year-old David Jones was involved in a car accident at West Trinity Lane and Brick Church Pike intersection on December 17th. Officers were patrolling, heard a loud bang, arrived, and observed the two vehicles that collided. They asked Jones how the accident happened; he seemed confused and visibly impaired. He admitted that he had been drinking “too much,” referring to the three cups of Tequila he admitted to consuming. He consented to sobriety tests, performed poorly, and provided a breath sample that resulted in 0.177% BAC. Jones was taken into custody for driving under the influence.

David Jones (MNPD)
David Jones (MNPD)

David Jones of Old Matthews Road in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on December 17th, charged with DUI. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,000, and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office gave him pre-trial release from their facility.

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