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Falcons Running Back Michael Turner Charged With DUI Just Hours After MNF Win

According to the Atlanta Constitutional Journal, Atlanta Falcons running back Michael Turner Michael Turner was in the Gwinnett County Jail and at the time being charged with driving under the influence of alcohol as well as speeding. The incident occurred just a few hours following the Falcons win over The Denver Broncos in which Turner ran for 42-yards and one touchdown.

Just hours after helping his team beat the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football, Falcons running back
Turner, 30, of Suwanee, was booked into the jail just after 5 a.m., and was released about two hours later on $2,179 bond, according to jail records.

Gwinnett police spokesman Ed Ritter said early Tuesday that he didn’t yet have details on Turner’s arrest.

We will keep you updated as we receive more information.