PD: Erratic driver faces alcohol, gun charges

Daryl Jordan Simmons (Photo provided by the City of Suffolk)

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Police say a 31-year-old man who was driving recklessly faces alcohol and gun-related charges.

Tim Kelley with the City of Suffolk said an officer saw a car speeding, running red lights and weaving through traffic on Aug. 8. The officer stopped the vehicle, and reportedly smelled alcohol coming from inside. Police also found a pistol inside the vehicle’s glove compartment.

Daryl Jordan Simmons was arrested on charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, refusing a breath sample, DUI, reckless driving, driving with a revoked license and consuming alcoholic beverages while driving.

No additional details were released.

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