NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A convicted felon has been charged with a DUI for a second time after police said he was found dozing off while driving at a Nashville intersection.
According to Nashville Metro Police Department (MNPD) documents, 39-year-old Tony Cunningham Jr. was found at the intersection of Jefferson Street and Dr. DB Todd Jr. Avenue. When police woke him, the MNPD said Cunningham smelled of alcohol, admitted to drinking two beers before driving, but failed multiple sobriety tests.
Officers said they also found a stolen gun in his car and learned Cunningham was a convicted felony drug possession and possession of drugs on the school property. Officers said Cunningham’s license had been revoked for a previous DUI and that he had a confiscation order in effect.
Cunningham was arrested and charged with multiple counts. He was released a few hours after he was released on bail.
https://www.wkrn.com/news/local-news/nashville/convicted-felon-found-asleep-behind-the-wheel-at-nashville-intersection/ Convicted felon found asleep behind the wheel at Nashville intersection