Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Cookeville Man Charged With 4th Offense DUI

A May 10th court date has been set for a Cookeville man, charged for the 4th time with DUI. Police say 41-year-old Mitchell Timothy Horn of Wesley Drive was pulled over on Highway 111 as officers were investigating a case of vandalism. Horn had allegedly been hitting cars with a baseball bat outside the Eastwood Inn motel. Witnesses told police that Horn had left the scene, but they caught up with him a few miles away -- and allegedly observed him driving erratically. He has previous DUI convictions in Putnam County from 1994 and 1995 and was also convicted of drunk driving in Wilson County in 2002.