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An alleged drunk driver caught after almost hitting a Nac. police car

Arthur Pruitt. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County Jail. Arthur Pruitt. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County Jail.

By Morgan Thomas - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – An alleged drunk driver was arrested early Sunday morning when he almost struck a Nacogdoches Police car.

Arthur Pruitt was stopped for a possible DWI case when he failed to yield the right away.  He was turning onto Douglas from a side street almost hitting a patrol vehicle. Officers at the scene believed he was intoxicated.

Pruitt was charged with Driving while Intoxicated.  According to Sergeant Chasen Partin with NPD, he gave a specimen during a breathalyzer test, but the results are not being released. 

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