Subject charged with DUI #5 in nearby Franklin, Tennessee

Mar 15, 2022 at 07:44 pm by WGNS

Photo released by Franklin, TN Police

A Mt. Juliet man was apprehended in Williamson County and charged with his fifth DUI.

A Franklin Police Officer on routine patrol apparently spotted 30-Year-old Dylan Scott Lankford committing a traffic offense at 10:00, Monday night, at Carothers Parkway and Liberty Pike. During a traffic stop, the officer determined that Lankford was impaired and placed him under arrest.

Franklin Police confirmed that thirty-five empty cans and bottles of beer were found in Lankford’s car.

About 2-hours after the initial traffic stop late Monday night, Lankford was booked into the Williamson County Jail. As of Tuesday evening, he was still behind bars.

In addition to DUI number five, Lankford was also charged with Violation of the Implied Consent Law, Violation of the Open Container Law, Driving on a Revoked or Suspended License and Disregarding a Traffic Light.

Lankford is due in court on April 28.

Source: Franklin Police Department

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