Macomb man arrested driving 90 mph on suspended license with beer in cup holder

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By WWJ Newsradio 950

(WWJ) Police say a Macomb County man was arrested for driving with an open beer can in the console of his vehicle and a cooler on the floor while he drove 90 mph on a suspended license.

He faces charges of driving under the influence of alcohol.

Michigan State Police it happened at 8:20 p.m. on Sunday. That's when troopers from the Gaylord Post saw a vehicle on I-75 near Parmater Road in Livingston Township traveling 90 mph in an area where the speed limit is 75 mph.

The driver, Kevin Patrick Scully, 59, was stopped, and officers said they noticed the beer in the cup holder and the cooler on the floor, which also contained beer.

Scully failed sobriety tests, police said, and was arraigned in 7-A District Court in Otsego County for one count Felony Operating While Intoxicated Third Offense, one count Driving While License Suspended, and one count Open Intoxicants in Vehicle.

His bond was set at $25,000 10% cash surety. His next scheduled court appearance is Oct. 1.