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California Sen. Ben Hueso arrested on suspicion of drunk driving
California Sen. Ben Hueso arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

State Sen. Ben Hueso (D-San Diego) was arrested early Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, according to the California Highway Patrol. Hueso, 44, was stopped at 2:24 a.m. by CHP officers who spotted him driving the wrong way on a one-way street, 15th Street near the state Capitol, CHP Officer Julie Powell said. Hueso was driving a state car, a white Ford Fusion at the time, she said. “The officers observed objective signs and symptoms of alcohol intoxication,” Powell said, adding that a subsequent field investigation determined that Hueso was under the influence of alcohol and “unable to safely operate the vehicle.” Hueso was taken...

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