Lamar Odom arrested on DUI charge

Lamar Odom Arrested

The oft troubled NBA/reality star was suspected of driving under the influence

by ESPN, August 30, 2013

Lamar Odom arrested on DUI charge

Lamar Odom arrested on DUI charge

NBA veteran Lamar Odom was arrested early Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to police. Odom was taken into custody at 3:54 a.m. local time after a California Highway Patrol officer saw his white Mercedes-Benz traveling erratically on a San Fernando Valley Freeway. The CHP report said Odom's car was observed traveling in a "serpentine manner" before he pulled off the freeway.

The police report stated that Odom continued to drive when authorities tried to pull him over before he eventually stopped. Odom showed "objective signs of intoxication and was unable to perform field sobriety tests as explained and demonstrated," the CHP report said.

At the Van Nuys jail, Odom refused all chemical tests and was booked for investigation of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs at 5:01 a.m., CHP officials said.

Read it at ESPN.


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