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Putnam Man Charged with DUI after Struggle with Officers

By: Josh McComas Email
By: Josh McComas Email

PUTHANM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A DUI patrol ends with a man from Putnam County behind bars.

Police say Jerry Davis was involved in a hit and run at a bar in Winfield Monday night.

When officers caught up with Davis, his passenger jumped out of his truck and said Davis was drunk and angry.

Police say when they tried to arrest Davis, he became hostile. Officers had to use a stun gun on him to get him under control.

Davis has been charged with DUI and obstructing police.


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