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TSA employee arrested in Davidson Co.

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A TSA employee is facing charges in Nashville, and it's not the first time he's been in trouble with the law.

Brian Dowdy was arrested at Pitts Park in Davidson County last week when an officer found him lying on the ground outside his car surrounded by beer bottles. The car's engine was running.

Dowdy has been charged with driving under the influence.

He works in administration with the Transportation Safety Administration in Nashville.

A spokesman for the TSA says the agency doesn't tolerate misconduct and they are investigating the incident.

Police confirm that Dowdy has a prior DUI conviction from 1999 in Rutherford County.

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