Early this morning, Tiger Woods was driving a 2015 Mercedes and arrested in Jupiter, Florida on DUI charges, according to TMZ.
Police witnessed Woods “driving erratically, all over the road” and pulled him over. when they pulled him over. The officer smelled alcohol on Woods’ breath and then Woods became “arrogant.” The officer requested him to take a breathalyzer, and he refused. That equals automatic arrest and license suspension in Florida.
Woods arrived at Palm Beach County Jail around 3am and released at 10:50am.
Police have not specified whether the arrest was related to alcohol, drugs or both.
Last month Woods had back surgery. No word yet if the surgery is related to to the incident.
TMZ reports Woods ‘girlfriend, Kristin Smith, was here in Dallas, shopping at a Neiman Marcus, when she received a call relaying what happened. Several people who were near her when the call came in said “she went crazy” and said “I knew it, I knew it” and began crying… then spend $5 grand, and left.