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Granbury Mayor Nin Hulett arrested for DWI

Hulett was booked out of the Hood County jail after posting a $1,000 bond around noon Sunday, officials said.
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GRANBURY, Texas — Updated 3:48 p.m. Monday to include additional details.

Granbury Mayor Nin Hulett was arrested by the Granbury Police Department just after midnight Sunday on a class B misdemeanor DWI charge, according to the Hood County sheriff.

He was booked into the Hood County jail, according to the Hood County Sheriff Roger Deeds.

Deeds said the Granbury Police Department handled the case.

The city said in a statement on Monday that at around 12:10 a.m. Sunday, the police department received a report of an intoxicated person leaving 106 North Lambert St., which is the restaurant Bob's Off the Square. The person was reported to be leaving the area in a red Nissan pickup truck.

An officer located the vehicle in the 100 block of East Pearl Street and initiated a traffic stop at the parking lot of the Lake Granbury Conference Center for suspicion of driving while intoxicated and failing to maintain a single lane of travel.

Hulett was arrested on a driving while intoxicated charge. He was booked into jail and released after posting a $1,000 bond around noon Sunday, officials said.

Hulett is currently in the middle of a three-year term as mayor of Granbury. His term expires in November of 2022.