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Driver arrested for DUI, Possession of a Handgun While Impaired following I-65 crash

Post Date:11/05/2019 3:00 PM

Johnathan Bernert
Age: 33
Franklin, TN

At 4:00 Saturday morning, officers were dispatched to I-65 S near mile marker 59 for a single-vehicle crash. Arriving officers found significant damage to the vehicle, which had struck a guardrail. Officers determined that the driver, 33-year-old Johnathan Bernert, was impaired and arrested him. Two loaded handguns were found in Bernert’s vehicle.

Charged with DUI and Possession of a Handgun While Impaired, Bernert is free on the $3,000 bond set by the Magistrate. He is due in court on November 14.

Drive Drunk, Get Nailed
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