HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. – A Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detention deputy has been arrested for DUI, according to HCSO.
According to investigators, on Saturday just before 3 a.m., Deputy Brian Nguyen, while driving northbound on I-275, was stopped by the Florida Highway Patrol and arrested for driving under the influence.
“Every member of teamHCSO is charged with ensuring the safety and welfare of our community,” said Sheriff Chad Chronister. “Thankfully no one was injured in this situation, but this deputy’s reckless decision is inexcusable.”
Nguyen was assigned to the Department of Detention Services and is currently suspended without pay pending an internal investigation.