Sam Hunt Arrested for DUI, Released On Bond

Country music artist Sam Hunt was arrested was arrested early hursday morning in Nashville and charges with a DUI in Nashville. Hunt was allegedly swerving and driving the wrong way down a street, and crossed the center divide line several times when he was pulled over by officers. Witnesses claim the singer smelled of alcohol and his eyes were bloodshot, there were two empty beer cans in the vehicle. Hunt admitted to officers that he had been drinking "recently". After a field sobriety test among others, his blood-alcohol level of .173, more than twice the legal limit. He was arrested, and released on a $2500 bond and is scheduled to appear in a Nashville court on January 17, 2020.