Posted on Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 11:35 am
MLB pitcher, Bobby Jenks, was arrested last Friday in Florida and charged with several counts of DUI-related charges.
According to police, the Red Sox pitcher was leaving an exotic bar when he struck two vehicles in the parking lot. He fled the scene, and was later apprehended by police. Jenks admitted to the police that he had taken one too many muscle relaxers. He failed a field sobriety test, and was arrested.
Jenks was booked at a jail in Lee County around 3:40 a.m., and was later released on $4,250 bond. He faces five charges against him regarding the incident, including driving under the influence, driving under the influence and property damage, and fleeing the scene of an accident. His first court appearance is scheduled for April 9.
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