Gov. McDonnell's Son Arrested in Charlottesville

July 9, 2013

Governor Bob McDonnell is not the only member of his family facing legal trouble.

One of McDonnell's sons is facing an alcohol-related charge, after being arrested in Charlottesville over the weekend.

21-year-old Sean Patrick McDonnell was arrested after 1:00 AM on Saturday on Wertland Street. He is charged with public intoxication and public swearing. The charge is a misdemeanor.

A spokesman for McDonnell says this a "personal matter and is being addressed by the family."

Sean Patrick McDonnell will be a 4th year at UVa. this fall.

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