New details on legislator's DUI arrest - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

New details on legislator's DUI arrest

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – There is more information regarding a state legislature's DUI arrest.

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Representative Kip Smith spent the hours before his DUI arrest last week being entertained by lobbyists, including one for Anheuser-Busch.

State records show Smith dined at a Buckhead restaurant with the lobbyists and two other state lawmakers.

One of the lobbyists at the dinner said wine was included with the meal.

Smith was arrested after running a red light and blowing a .091 during a breathalyzer test.

Columbus business man John Pezold announced his intention to run against Smith in the upcoming election.

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