MEMPHIS, TN (abc24.com) - A Memphis police officer arrested for DUI in Mississippi is not only accused of drunk driving, Mississippi troopers say he also had illegal moonshine in his car.
46-year-old Adrian Brown was stopped on I-55 Thursday night in Madison after Mississippi Highway Patrol troopers say Brown was driving down the wrong side of the highway. When he was pulled over Brown would not cooperate and refused a DUI test.
In his car, they found an unmarked bottle of alcohol; an Alcohol Beverage Control officer was called to the scene and confirmed it to be moonshine. Brown was charged with driving on the wrong side of the road, DUI, DUI refusal, and possession of moonshine.
Brown is assigned to the Airways Station. He has been with the Memphis Police Department for more than 14 years. He is currently on administrative leave with pay as the investigation continues.