A popular longtime TV news anchor was arrested Wednesday for investigation of drunken driving.
KUTV 2 News anchor Shauna Lake Marshall was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail for investigation of DUI, having an open container in a vehicle on a highway, using plates registered to another car and failing to register or driving with an expired registration.
Lake was reached by phone Wednesday but did not comment about the arrest. No charges had been filed as of Wednesday evening.
A Utah Highway Patrol trooper noticed a white Land Rover was traveling under the speed limit on I-215 in the far left lane about 12:18 a.m. Wednesday, according to a Salt Lake County Jail report.
The vehicle was moving east near 1200 East and after making a traffic stop, the trooper could smell “the strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from inside the vehicle,” the report states. No passengers were inside.