Sam Hunt arrested for DUI in East Nashville

Sam Hunt was arrested early Thursday morning after driving the wrong way down an East Nashville road while drunk, a police report alleges.

He was booked into the Metro jail around 6:30 a.m. on charges of driving under the influence and having an open container.

A field sobriety test was recorded on dash cam video, police said. The arrest warrant indicates Hunt had a blood alcohol content of .173.

Hunt was released from jail around 9 a.m. on a $2,500 bond. A court date has been set for Jan. 17, 2020.