Report: Lions President Failed Field Sobriety Test

lewand tom Report: Lions President Failed Field Sobriety Test

Tom Lewand (AP File Photo)

A Roscommon County Sheriff Department report said Lions President Tom Lewand’s breath test showed he had more than twice the state’s legal limit for blood alcohol levels when he was arrested.

The report was released to the Detroit Free Press on Monday. It said he was pulled over Friday night after his Lincoln sport utility vehicle was seen crossing from one lane to another after leaving a bar’s parking lot.

Lewand was issued a citation for operating while intoxicated in Denton Township, Mich., about 150 miles northwest of Detroit.

His blood-alcohol level was 0.21 percent about an hour after he was stopped for erratic driving and .20 a few minutes later.

Lewand said in a statement Saturday night that he is “deeply sorry” for his actions and takes full responsibility.

© 2010 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.

Watch & Listen