AVON, Ind. (WTTV) – Avon police arrested two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser, Jr. on an OWI charge, WTTV reports.
Unser was booked into the Hendricks County Jail at 3:21 a.m. on Monday.
Unser has been very vocal about his struggles with alcohol, and on May 9 he spoke with students at Hope Academy to share his story of addiction. He said drinking was a demon he faced, and he hopes others will learn from his mistakes.
He has previous drunk driving arrests in 2007 and 2011.