NAPA, California. – Paul Pelosi, the 82-year-old husband of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, was arrested this weekend on suspicion of DUI in northern California, police records showed Sunday.
Paul Pelosi was taken into custody late Saturday in Napa County north of San Francisco, according to an online posting by the sheriff’s office Report.
He could face charges such as driving under the influence and driving with a blood alcohol content of 0.08 or higher, the report said.
Pelosi’s bail was set at $5,000 for the two offenses, records showed.
Further details were not immediately available. California Highway Patrol Officer Andrew Barclay said more information would be released later Sunday.
Drew Hammill, spokesperson for Nancy Pelosi, told The Associated Press, “The spokesperson will not comment on this private matter that transpired while she was on the East Coast.”
The Speaker of the House of Representatives was in Providence, Rhode Island on Sunday, where she delivered the commencement address at Brown University.
Pelosi’s arrest was first reported by TMZ.
Paul and Nancy Pelosi have been married since 1963.
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