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McDowell man arrested for DUI twice in 1 hour

Harry Glen Perdue Harry Glen Perdue

WELCH (WVVA) - A McDowell County man was arrested twice within approximately 40 minutes Friday for driving under the influence of drugs.

Harry Glen Perdue, 59, of Canebrake was pulled over in the Welch area at approximately 4:05 p.m. Friday by Deputy R.R. Freeman of the McDowell County Sheriff's Office. Freeman determined Perdue was driving intoxicated with drugs and found a small amount of marijuana.

Perdue was arrested and arraigned in front of Magistrate Daniel Mitchell. He was placed on $500 bond, to which Perdue paid $50 and was released.

Minutes later, at approximately 4:45 p.m., Perdue was pulled over again, this time by Deputy R. L. Jones. Perdue was again charged with DUI with drugs.

Perdue was arraigned again in front of Magistrate Steve Cox. Bond was set at $1,500. Perdue was remanded to the McDowell County Holding Unit.

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