- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 2, 2018

CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) - An eastern New Mexico man is facing jail time after authorities say he was arrested on his 10th drunken driving charge.

The Eastern New Mexico News reports Randall Pruit was arrested Sunday around Clovis and is being held without bond.

Record show Pruit was charged with speeding, leaving the scene of an accident with property damage and driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor.

Sunday’s arrest marked Pruit’s 10th DWI charge, following a years-long gap broken Oct. 21, when he was pulled over for erratic driving and charged with aggravated DWI

Pruit in 2013 helped to start a halfway house called God Loves Underdogs for recently incarcerated men.

It was not known if Pruit had an attorney.


Information from: The Eastern New Mexico News, http://www.easternnewmexiconews.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide