Nineteen-year-old drinking and driving underage faces harsh penalties for drinking and driving

underage drinkingNineteen-year-old Christopher McCollum was arrested on suspicion of theft, and drinking and driving underage.  Mr. McCollum was driving his truck in northern Arizona at 1:45 a.m. when he stopped, left his vehicle, and began shaking a stop sign post allegedly attempting to steal the stop sign’s flashing red light.  Deputies, who were parked about thirty feet away from the place Mr. McCollum was stopped, shined their spotlight on him.  Mr. McCollum admitted to the Deputies that he had been drinking that night, and his blood-alcohol content was 0.11.

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