Dyersburg police officer arrested, accused of DUI - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Dyersburg officer placed on administrative leave after DUI charges

Jimmy DeSpain was arrested by the Tennessee Highway Patrol in Lauderdale County. Jimmy DeSpain was arrested by the Tennessee Highway Patrol in Lauderdale County.

(WMC-TV) - A Dyersburg police officer was arrested over the weekend on charges related to driving under the influence.

Jimmy DeSpain was arrested by the Tennessee Highway Patrol in Lauderdale County.

According to a police report, DeSpain was swerving over road lines. He reportedly admitted to law enforcement that he had four or five beers.

The police department placed DeSpain on administrative leave without pay during the course of an investigation.

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