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GA State Rep., Kip Smith, arrested and charged with DUI

Georgia State Representative Kip Smith of Columbus has been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

WSB-TV in Atlanta is reporting the arrest happened Thursday night after Smith left a Buckhead restaurant.

The arresting officer says he stopped Smith after he ran a red light. He says he could smell the odor of alcohol coming from Smith's car.

The officer said smith first refused to take a breathalyzer test but changed his mind.

The report states Smith blew a .100 and .099 on the breathalyzer, which is above the legal limit of .08. 

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