DUI: Nashville lawyer found drunk & disorderly in McDonald’s Drive-thru – blows .226

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50-year-old Nashville Lawyer Benjamin Ashley Hodges was found in a South Nashville drive-thru just after 2:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to police. He was reportedly in a Toyota Yaris, hanging out of the driver’s side window yelling at the vehicle behind him in line. He would eventually blow a .226 on a breath test.

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Metro Nashville Police responded to the McDonalds at 2212 Nolensville Pike at 2:32 a.m. Wednesday, for a reported intoxicated person being disorderly in the drive-thru. Officers say they found Benjamin Hodges hanging out the window of his vehicle yelling, upon their arrival.

Benjamin Hodges (MNPD)
Benjamin Hodges (MNPD)

An arrest warrant details Hodges showed multiple signs of impairment, including a ‘severe slur’ when he spoke, and reportedly smelled of alcohol. Officers conducted field sobriety tests, of which they report shoed indicators of impairment. A breath test resulted in a 0.226 BAC. Hodges was booked into the Metro Nashville jail and later freed on pre-trial release.

Hodges did not respond to a request for comment on this story.

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