CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) — Nick Hogan, son of the wrestling legend Hulk Hogan, was once arrested in Clearwater on a price of using underneath the affect, consistent with police.
An arrest affidavit stated at about 1:18 a.m. Saturday morning, officials who have been accomplishing a prevent on Gulf to Bay Street noticed a Dodge Ram that was once coming near them in a separate lane.
An officer used his flashlight to sign to Nick Hogan, whose criminal identify is Nicholas Bollea, that he should transfer some other lane over and decelerate, however police say that he did neither.
The Clearwater Police Division stated some other officer detected that the car was once rushing at 51 mph in a 40-mph zone on his in-car radar.
When Bollea was once pulled over for a contravention of the Transfer Over Regulation, officials stated he confirmed indicators of impairment, pronouncing he was once swaying and unsteady, had a “sturdy smell of an alcoholic beverage,” and had bloodshot, glassy eyes.
Consistent with police, he refused to take a breathalyzer take a look at however failed box sobriety checks.
Bollea up to now made headlines within the past due 2000s when he, on the age of 17, was once occupied with a major crash that left him and his pal, John Graziano, in Bayfront Health facility on Aug. 26, 2007. This incident additionally came about in Clearwater.
Consistent with Sam & Ash Harm Regulation, Bollea pled no contest to a price of reckless using in Might 2008, getting a sentence of 8 months within the county prison and 5 years of probation.
Graziano’s circle of relatives additionally sued Bollea and Hulk Hogan for the sufferer’s accidents, which left him paralyzed and wanting nursing take care of the remainder of his lifestyles. The lawsuit led to a $1.5 million agreement, the legislation company stated.