Christopher Bishop, 44 of Brentwood, remains behind bars this morning, charged with his 2nd DUI.
Officers were dispatched to a fight in the parking lot of 2000 Mallory Lane last night at 5pm. While en route, one of the subjects involved left in a vehicle. The officer located and stopped the driver, Christopher Bishop, and determined that he was intoxicated. Officers found marijuana and open alcohol in Bishop’s vehicle. The fight initially reported to police was an argument between Bishop and a family member who tried to stop him from driving drunk.
Bishop, charged with DUI – 2nd Offense, Violation of the Implied Consent Law, and Possession of Marijuana, remains jailed on a $5,750 bond. He is due in court 05/28/2015 at 1:00 pm.
In 2014, there were 6,634 known alcohol-related traffic crashes in Tennessee.
Nationally, one in three traffic fatalities are a result of an alcohol-impaired driving crash.