UK football wide receiver coach charged with DUI
ERLANGER, Ky. (WKYT) - University of Kentucky wide receiver coach Jovon Bouknight was arrested and charged with DUI in Erlanger Saturday morning.
According to the Kenton County Detention Center’s website, Bouknight was arrested around 4 a.m. Saturday, May 8.
The jail’s website lists his charges as speeding 26 miles per hour above the speed limit, driving while under the influence, and having an open alcoholic container in a motor vehicle.
Bouknight was released from jail Saturday afternoon. He will be in court May 14.
Bouknight was hired onto UK in March of 2020.
A UK spokesperson said on Saturday the school is aware and will handle the situation internally.
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