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Nuggets guard Ty Lawson arrested on suspicion of DUI
Nuggets guard Ty Lawson arrested on suspicion of DUI

Denver Nuggets' point guard Ty Lawson was arrested and charged with drunken driving on Friday morning, after he admitted to drinking before he was pulled over for speeding, according to a police report. Lawson, 27, was pulled over on Park Avenue West in Denver around 1:30 a.m. after an officer observed him driving at a speed of 60 mph, nearly double the posted speed limit, according to the report. Lawson told the officer he had "consumed alcohol prior to driving" and he failed several field sobriety tests, the report said. The officer noted that Lawson was slurring his speech, stumbling, and that his breath had a strong odor of alcohol. The 27-year-old was charged with...

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