EPPD: Drunk driver caught speeding with loaded gun in car

Sunday, February 2, 2014 - 9:50pm

Police said an El Paso man was driving drunk, speeding and had a loaded gun with him.

An officer stopped 21-year-old William Lynn at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday for going 82 in a 55 mile an hour speed limit zone.

According to police, the officer found a loaded .45 caliber pistol and a set of brass knuckles in the car.

They said Lynn refused a Breathalyzer test, so they took him to draw his blood.

They charged him with DWI, unlawfully carrying a weapon and possession of a prohibited weapon.


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