18-year-old James Potter was charged with underage driving while impaired Saturday night after he was driving his friend’s car, and it rolled over and crashed into a guardrail while he was picking his friend, Austin Beck, up from prom. Potter told police he lost control due to a “mechanical problem,” however Officer Nolan with CPD says Potter reeked of alcohol. He performed poorly on field sobriety tests and was taken into custody. After a stop for a blood draw at Tennova, he was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.
James Thomas Potter, of Apple Valley Rd in Clarksville, was booked into the Montgomery County Jail on May 21st, charged with underage driving while impaired (DWI). He is free on a $1,500 bond via 2nd Chance 24 Hour Bail Bonding.