Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Arrested on DUI Charges *UPDATED at 5:12 PM*
Phelps was charged with speeding and crossing double lanes on I95 in Baltimore according to arrest reports from the Maryland Transportation Authority Police. He was clocked going 84 in a 45-mph zone!
According to the story,
when an officer stopped Phelps' 2014 white Land Rover just beyond the toll plaza, the 18-time gold medalist "appeared to be under the influence."
"He was unable to perform satisfactorily a series of standard field sobriety tests," the police statement said.
Phelps was cooperative throughout the process, police said. He was later released.
UPDATE- 5:12 PM Michael Phelps posted this response on his Facebook page earlier today in response to his arrest-
(source USA Today)