MUG - Conner Harris - 7/29/19

Conner Harris, 32, was decommissioned by Metro Police after a DUI arrest in Wilson County. (Photo: Metro Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A Metro Police officer has been decommissioned and assigned to desk duty after his arrest for DUI on Sunday in Wilson County.

Conner Harris, 32, was arrested by a Wilson County Sheriff’s deputy on Interstate 40 while traveling between 40 and 50 mph in a 70 mph zone.

The deputy reported that Harris had watery eyes, slurred speech and displayed indicators of impairment during the administration of field sobriety tests. A blood sample from Harris will be tested by the state crime lab.

Metro’s Office of Professional Accountability has opened an administrative investigation into the circumstances surrounding Harris’ arrest.

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