Drunk driver arrested after crashing into ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ sign

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. – A North Port man was arrested for DUI Sunday after crashing his car into a digital county sign board reading ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.’    

 

 

According to the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office, Bounty Cheramy, 22, was arrested after deputies found him near the turned over sign in a damaged Mazda on Tamiami Trail.

Cheramy, reportedly, told deputies he was on the phone with a friend when he hit something, but was unsure of what he had hit.

 
 

 

The man failed field sobriety tests and blew over twice the legal limit in a breathalyzer test reaching a BAC of .166, according to the arrest report.