The husband of U.S. Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving late Saturday in Napa County, on-line police data present.
Paul Pelosi, 82, was charged with two misdemeanors early Sunday morning with bail set at $5,000, in response to the data. A spokesperson for the California Freeway Patrol didn’t instantly remark, however mentioned additional data was anticipated later.
California regulation bars drivers from working a automobile with a blood alcohol degree above 0.08 grams per deciliter of blood.
Nancy Pelosi was in Rhode Island Sunday delivering a graduation deal with at Brown College, in response to her press workplace.
Drew Hammill, her spokesperson, mentioned: “The speaker won’t be commenting on this personal matter which occurred whereas she was on the East Coast.”
The couple has been married since 1963. Paul Pelosi is an actual property investor with pursuits in enterprise capital as nicely.
(Reporting by David Shepardson; modifying by Daniel Wallis)