Most Shared

KFOX14 - kfoxtv.com - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Police: Driver was allegedly under the influence, speeding, carrying weapons

EL PASO, Texas - An El Paso man was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated, unlawful carrying of a weapon and possession of a prohibited weapon after he was stopped for speeding Sunday, according to police.

A police sergeant spotted a 2013 Dodge Challenger going east along the 11700 block of Montana Avenue, traveling 82 mph in a 55 mph zone at 1:25 a.m.

According to police, the sergeant stopped the car and suspected the driver, William Lynn, was intoxicated.

The sergeant said he also noticed a pistol inside the open center console of the car.

An officer from the DWI Task Force responded to take over the investigation. Lynn refused a breath test and was taken to the police station to have blood drawn, police said.

While under arrest, police discovered Lynn was in possession of a loaded .45 caliber pistol and had a set of brass knuckles concealed on him.

The 21-year-old was booked into El Paso County jail and his bonds totaled $6,500.

 

Talkers

Advertise with us!
KFOX14 El Paso - Live Cast Watch live broadcasts of KFOX14 News seven days a week!
Advertise with us!

Washington Times