GREENSBORO, N.C.-- Former Greensboro police chief and current police chief for North Carolina Central University is facing DWI charges after he was stopped early Saturday morning.
A Former Greensboro police chief is facing a drunk driving charge tonight. WFMY NEWS 2
According to NC State Highway Patrol (NCSHP) Timothy Ray Bellamy, was arrested for suspicion of driving while impaired at a driver's license check point at 12:40 a.m. Trooper Baker said the check was being conducted at E. Lee Street near I-40 in Greensboro.
Bellamy, 54, registered a 0.09 after being transported to the Guilford County Detention Center. The arrest report obtained by WFMY News 2 said the driver had a strong odor of alcohol on breath, red glassy eyes, and did poorly on his Standardized Field Sobriety Test (SFST).
He was released on a written promise to appear in court.
Bellamy told WFMY News 2 he couldn't comment on the incident and referred calls to his attorney.
His court date is scheduled for September 4.