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Kingsport alderman arrested on DUI charge

June 3rd, 2013 10:32 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Kingsport alderman arrested on DUI charge

Jantry Shupe

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport Alderman was arrested on a driving under the influence charge over the weekend while reportedly asking officers, ‘Don’t you know who I am?’ 

Jantry Shupe, 38, 2416 E Stone Drive, was arrested and charged with failure to move over for lights and sirens, DUI and violation of implied consent law. 

The incident began in the early morning hours of June 2. Officers were attempting to respond to a man with a gun at the Model City motel. Officers Conkin and Jared Glover were in route to the call  on Stone drive. 

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