Olympic Swimmer Michael Phelps Arrested for Drunk Driving

Michael Phelps had been charged with driving under the influence and excessive speed. He was released after his arrest.

updated: September 30, 2014 22:20 IST
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This was Michael Phelps second 'Driving Under Influence' charge.


Baltimore: Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland.

Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday.

Maryland Transportation Authority Police say Phelps was going 84 mph in a 45-mph zone. Police say officers stopped Phelps just past a toll plaza.

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