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Former Atlanta TV Anchor Amanda Davis Found Not Guilty of Drunk Driving

Former Atlanta TV Anchor Amanda Davis Found Not Guilty of Drunk Driving

Former Atlanta television anchor Amanda Davis was found not guilty of driving under the influence on Friday. She was sentenced to 20 hours of community service and ordered to pay a $200 fine. The then-Fox 5 Atlanta anchor was arrested in November 2012 after she crashed her car going northbound […]

by Janet Shan· · Drunk Driving

Atlanta City Councilwoman Cleta Winslow Arrested for Drunk Driving

Another prominent Atlantan caught driving drunk:  Atlanta City Councilwoman Cleta Winslow was arrested and charged with drunk driving late Tuesday night, in southwest Atlanta about 11:15 p.m. She was pulled over after a police officer “noticed a gray Honda Accord commit multiple traffic violations,” the AJC reports. Cleta Winslow admitted […]

by Janet Shan· · Atlanta News, Drunk Driving
Atlanta’s 11Alive Morning Traffic Reporter Elle Duncan Arrested for Drunk Driving

Atlanta’s 11Alive Morning Traffic Reporter Elle Duncan Arrested for Drunk Driving

Atlanta on-air personality Elle Duncan arrested for drunk driving. You will recall Fox 5’s Amanda Davis retired last week after being arrested for driving the wrong way and DUI last year. Elle Duncan, WXIA 11 Alive’s morning traffic reporter, was arrested Sunday morning for DUI. The station said it will […]

by Janet Shan· · Atlanta News, Drunk Driving

Actor/Comedian Kevin Hart Arrested for Drunk Driving, Failed Sobriety Tests

Actor/comedian Kevin Hart was arrested early Sunday morning in California after he nearly slammed into a tanker while speeding. The Californis Highway Patrol said officers spotted Kevin Hart driving in a black Mercedes on the 101 Freeway around 4:30A.M. PST. The officers said he was driving erratically and going “90 […]

49ers Delanie Walker Tweets Aunt, Uncle Killed by Drunk Driver After Superbowl

49ers Delanie Walker Tweets Aunt, Uncle Killed by Drunk Driver After Superbowl

San Francisco 49ers player Delanie Walker tweeted that his aunt and uncle, Bryan and Alice Young, were killed by a drunk driver 5 a.m. Monday after the Superbowl. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Delanie Walker. This is such a tragedy. Alice and bryan young my […]

by Janet Shan· · Drunk Driving, Sports News
Donald Blood III Charged with DUI for Driving on Lawn of Historic Home of Alcoholics Anonymous Co-Founder

Donald Blood III Charged with DUI for Driving on Lawn of Historic Home of Alcoholics Anonymous Co-Founder

WTF:  Donald Blood III was popped for drunk driving in Vermont onto the lawn of the Wilson House, which is the historic Dorset home once owned by Bill Wilson, the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous. Donald Blood III, of Massachusetts, was ordered to appear in court on a DUI charge January […]

by Janet Shan· · Drunk Driving, WTF

Alcohol Suspected in Wrong-Way Collision Caused by Joshua Nkansah Killing Four, Including Scott and Michele Barhorst

CHRISTMAS TRAGEDY:  Joshua Nkansah and his seven year old son David Nkansah, were killed in a head-on collision on Interstate 75 in southwestern Ohio when he went the wrong way. He crashed into another minivan killing its passengers Scott and Michele Barhorst, of Madisonville, Tenn., who were taking their four […]

by Janet Shan· · Drunk Driving, Latest News
Dallas Cowboys Tackle Josh Brent Arrested in Connection with Death of Jerry Brown

Dallas Cowboys Tackle Josh Brent Arrested in Connection with Death of Jerry Brown

Another NFL player in the news. Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent has been arrested on suspicion of intoxication manslaughter after flipping his car in Irving, Texas, in an accident that left fellow Cowboys player Jerry Brown dead, police said Saturday. Brent’s car was allegedly traveling at high speeds when […]

Longtime Atlanta Fox News Anchor Amanda Davis Charged with DUI After Wrong-Way Crash

Longtime Atlanta Fox News Anchor Amanda Davis Charged with DUI After Wrong-Way Crash

SHAMEFUL:  Amanda Davis, longtime anchor at Fox Atlanta affiliate, WAGA, was arrested early Sunday morning on DUI charges after a wrong-way accident with David Jarman, early Sunday morning (12:30 a.m.) on Piedmont Avenue. Amanda Davis was also charged with failure to maintain lanes and reckless driving. The police investigator said Amanda […]

by Janet Shan· · Drunk Driving, Entertainment

Ex-Chicago Detective Joseph Frugoli Pleads Guilty to DUI Charges That Left Two Dead

Former Chicago police officer Joseph Frugoli is facing up to 31 years in prison after pleading guilty to DUI charges that left Andrew Cazares, 23, and Fausto Manzera, 21, dead in a fiery wreck on Dan Ryan Expressway in 2009. His sentence ranges from probation to up to 31 years […]

by Janet Shan· · Drunk Driving