This June 27, 2018 booking photo made available by the Indian County Sheriff’s Office, Fla., shows Earle Stevens Jr., under arrest for DUI and driving without a valid Florida driver’s license. Stevens told the officer who pulled him over that he was taking swigs of bourbon only when he stopped at traffic lights and stop signs — so he wasn’t drinking and driving. (Indian River County Sheriff’s Office via AP)
This June 27, 2018 booking photo made available by the Indian County Sheriff’s Office, Fla., shows Earle Stevens Jr., under arrest for DUI and driving without a valid Florida driver’s license. Stevens told the officer who pulled him over that he was taking swigs of bourbon only when he stopped at traffic lights and stop signs — so he wasn’t drinking and driving. (Indian River County Sheriff’s Office via AP) AP
This June 27, 2018 booking photo made available by the Indian County Sheriff’s Office, Fla., shows Earle Stevens Jr., under arrest for DUI and driving without a valid Florida driver’s license. Stevens told the officer who pulled him over that he was taking swigs of bourbon only when he stopped at traffic lights and stop signs — so he wasn’t drinking and driving. (Indian River County Sheriff’s Office via AP) AP

Authorities: Man told officer he only drank when car stopped

July 12, 2018 11:54 AM