Awesome DUI driver in Johns Creek is not so awesome

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JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Suwanee woman was arrested June 27 for DUI, even though she was wearing a hat claiming she was not drunk, simply “awesome.”

Police noticed the car driven by Melissa Elise Graham, 24, of Suwanee, failed to maintain its lane, crossing over the solid white lines on the Jones Bridge Road several times. Pulling her over, police say they smelled alcohol coming from the car. She denied drinking, claiming she was a bartender, which explained the smell.

She was wearing a hat emblazoned with the words “I'm not drunk, I am awesome.”

Graham was put through sobriety tests, which she failed.

She was arrested for DUI.

MH 07-09-14

DUI, Crime