The wife of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been arrested on suspicion of driving drunk late Saturday in Napa County, online. police records projection.
Paul Pelosi, 82, was charged with two misdemeanors early Sunday morning on $ 5,000 bail, according to records. A California Highway patrol spokesman did not immediately comment, but said more was expected later.
California law prohibits drivers from operating a vehicle with a blood alcohol level of more than 0.08 grams per deciliter of blood.
Nancy Pelosi was in Rhode Island on Sunday delivering one start address at Brown University, according to its press office.
Drew Hammill, her spokeswoman, said: “The speaker will not comment on this private matter that occurred while she was on the East Coast.”
The couple has been married since 1963. Paul Pelosi is a real estate investor with interests in the venture capital.
(Report by David Shepardson, edited by Daniel Wallis)
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