by: Tori GainesNexstar Multimedia Cable
NAPA, Calif. (KRON) — Paul Pelosi, the 82-year-old husband of Democratic Congresswoman and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, was arrested in Napa County late Saturday night, Nexstar’s KRON confirmed.
“It is illegal for a person who has 0.08% or more, by weight, of alcohol in their blood to operate a vehicle.
According to booking records, Paul Pelosi was released at 7:26 a.m. Sunday morning. His bail was set at $5,000.
“The President will not comment on this private matter which occurred while she was on the East Coast,” Pelosi’s team said in a statement.
The Hill reports that Nancy Pelosi gave a commencement address at Brown University in Rhode Island on Sunday. She did not refer to her husband’s arrest in her speech.