Ravenel DUI Update


By Eric Weisfeld

(WOLO) Columbia, SC-A former South Carolina Treasurer says he plans to fight a recent d-u-i charge against him.
Thomas Ravenel was arrested yesterday in New York after a traffic stop.
Police report the 50-year-old was driving onto the highway shoulder and then crossed a double yellow line.
Officers also say they smelled alcohol on ravenel's breath...and he was unsteady on his feet.
Ravenel claims he wasn't drunk.
This isn't his first brush with the law.
back in 2007, Ravenel resigned from office after being convicted on a distribution of cocaine charge.

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