A Florida man who was arrested for drunk driving reportedly told police that he also smoked THC – to prepare for Jesus’ return.
Carlos Guillen, 22, was detained by Indian River County sheriffs’ deputies on July 27 at a Vero Beach mall after receiving complaints about someone who smelled of alcohol, stumbled and drove through the parking lot. MPs found Gillen parked in the parking lot. car that was still working, according to WOFL. The authorities smelled alcohol and allegedly noticed a half-full bottle of Hennessy in the car. When asked for his driver’s license, Gillen reportedly handed MPs his vape, which he said contained THC, the news outlet reported citing affidavits of the arrest. He allegedly said he drank some alcohol and smoked 400 milligrams of liquid THC in his vape.
The 22-year-old told the MP that he smoked THC to “get ready because Jesus was coming back.” Guillen also allegedly believed he was in Tampa and not Vero Beach. The two cities are on opposite sides of Florida, about 140 miles apart.
Online court records show that Gillen was charged with a DUI offense and later posted $ 500 bail. He is due to appear in court on August 20.