Paul Pelosi, Husband Of Nancy Pelosi Arrested After Car Accident
Paul Pelosi, the husband of House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence, causing harm, following his May 28 accident.
The Napa County District Attorney's Office said on Thursday that it is prosecuting Paul Pelosi.
In the charge, Napa County District Attorney Allison Haley claims Paul had a BAC of.082, which is beyond the legal limit. According to a press release, Paul's blood sample was taken at 12:32 p.m., two hours after the crash.
They gave Paul pelosi 2 hours to sober up before they took his blood and he still failed. pic.twitter.com/3MJ6WtjmGO— Penthouse Sidebar (@drfessel) June 23, 2022
Nonetheless, the alcohol percentage was still significant.
Over Memorial Day Weekend, Pelosi was involved in a car accident on Highway 29 in Oakville. California Highway Patrol stated Paul was driving a 2021 Porsche through an intersection in Yountville when he was hit by a 2014 Jeep.
There were no reported injuries, and the Jeep's 48-year-old driver was not detained. CHP reported, "the accident occurred at 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 28. A little more than an hour later, Paul Pelosi was detained."
"Bail was set at $5,000, and he was released Sunday morning in a non-injury collision."
The office of Nancy Pelosi issued a brief statement, stating, "The Speaker will not be commenting on this private situation that occurred while she was on the East Coast."
Nancy Pelosi was on the East Coast at the time of the incident. She is the representative for San Francisco's 12th congressional district.