DUI 2nd Arrest – Tommie Ray McFarland
On May 5, 2018 the Gulfport Police Department arrested 57 year old Tommie Ray Mcfarland , of Gulfport, charging him with one count of DUI 2nd Offense.
On May 5, 2018, at 7:19 p.m., Gulfport Officers responded to the area of Highway 49 and Oneal Road in reference to a reported vehicle accident. Officers located a Harrison County Sheriff’s vehicle was involved in a crash with a maroon Chevrolet Silverado being operated by Tommie Mcfarland. Mcfarland failed to yield right of way by making a turn across Highway 49 and struck the marked Harrison County Sheriff’s Department vehicle.
Two Harrison County Deputies sustained non life threatening injuries. Tommie Mcfarland also sustained non life threatening injuries. Gulfport Officers investigated the crash and determined that Tommie Mcfarland was operating his vehicle while DUI. All parties were transported to area hospitals for treatment.
Mcfarland’s driver’s history showed he has been charged with a DUI previously in Nevada in 2012.
(No photograph of Mcfarland due to medical treatment)