The officer wrote that the Born to Run rocker “smelt strongly of alcohol” on November 14 and “experienced glassy eyes”. He additional that there was a bottle of Patron tequila that was “absolutely vacant.”
The report described Mr Springsteen as “visibly swaying again and forth” throughout a area sobriety examination and stated he declined to supply a sample on an initial breath test.
Mr Springsteen “took 45 total steps during the stroll and transform as an alternative of the instructed 18,” the officer wrote.
The rock star has not commented publicly on the rates. His lawyer and publicist failed to promptly answer to requests for remark Thursday.
He has been given citations for driving although less than the influence, reckless driving and consuming alcohol in a shut area. He is scheduled to make a distant court appearance on a date to be decided.
The arrest was 1st noted Wednesday by TMZ.com and was confirmed the exact same working day by the National Park Provider.
Just after information of the arrest, Jeep place on pause an advert that ran throughout the Tremendous Bowl showcasing Springsteen in Kansas urging men and women to discover widespread ground. In a assertion, Jeep mentioned it would pause the professional “until eventually the genuine facts can be established.”
Springsteen experienced executed Jan. 20 as section of President Joe Biden’s inauguration, singing “Land of Hope and Desires” in front of the Lincoln Memorial.