Falcons RB Turner Arrested For Drunken Driving, Speeding


Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — Falcons running back Michael Turner was arrested for drunken driving and speeding Tuesday morning, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution. The incident occured several hours after Turner led Atlanta to a 27-21 victory over the Denver Broncos.

According to the Gwinnett County police, the 30-year-old Turner was pulled over on Interstate 85, northeast of Atlanta, after a police officer clocked Turner’s Audi R8 doing 97 mph in a 65-mph speed zone.

Turner was booked into the Gwinnett County jail and released on bail a couple of hours later.

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