Guy Who Crashed Into CNN: I Was Smoking Weed
He's charged after (very) high-profile accident
By John Johnson, Newser Staff
Posted Jun 13, 2014 3:56 PM CDT
Updated Jun 13, 2014 4:10 PM CDT
The vehicle crashed through the lobby entrance of CNN headquarters in Atlanta.   (AP Photo/Myfoxatlanta.com)

(Newser) – One way to help make sure the world doesn't hear about your arrest on DUI charges would be to avoid crashing into the headquarters of CNN. Gerlmy Javon Todd, 22, had the misfortune of doing just that overnight, though he, his passenger, and everyone else escaped injury when his Mercedes-Benz barreled through the lobby entrance of the building in Atlanta, reports Raw Story. Todd told police he had been smoking marijuana, and he still had some on him, reports WSB-TV. He was charged with DUI, reckless driving, and possession of marijuana.

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Mark Dreher
Jun 15, 2014 6:31 AM CDT
I was smoking weed And driving High speed. And CNN's "Candy Bar" Crowley Suddenly Appeared before me It's all a blur After that..
JERZJOE
Jun 14, 2014 8:58 AM CDT
now these STONERS ARE RAMMING into TV stations!!!. all I KNOW ALL THESE STONERS (the legalized marajuwannasome now states)WILL CAUSE MORE CAR & TRUCK VEHICLES,HEAVY EQUIPMENT AND/OR ANY TYPE ACCIDENTS THAN ALCOHOL IN THE LONG RUN. WHEN THE STATS ARE OUT IN A FEW YEARS.!! PERIOD!! also my NON-SMOKING honor student is way way smarter(maybe a GENIUS)!! for not smoking those coffin nails in the first place!! the people who do this are all DUMBASSES!! MEANING.... (a stupid person; these words are used to express a low opinion of someone's intelligence. blockhead, bonehead, dunce, dunderhead, POTHEAD!!! THERE YA GO!! hope it get REPEALED!! and SAVE LIVES!! PERIOD!!
jgmann
Jun 14, 2014 8:46 AM CDT
...and CNN got scooped because all their correspondents were still in Malaysia looking for a lost plane.