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Afternoon toddy leads to arrest in Milton

by Staff Reports

October 07, 2013

MILTON, Ga. A 50-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving Sept. 26 after he was stopped for speeding through a school zone during the middle of the day.

Police say Scott M. Pranger, 50, of Stirling Glen Court, Milton, was seen at 2:15 p.m. speeding along Cogburn Road near Hopewell Middle School. He was clocked going 40 mph in a school zone.

When police pulled him over, Pranger allegedly smelled of alcohol. He also failed sobriety tests and was arrested for DUI. A search of Pranger's car turned up four empty beer bottles beneath his car seat. In the glove box, police found one unopened bottle and a cold beer bottle near the passenger seat.

Pranger was arrested for DUI, driving with open containers of alcohol and speeding.