Half-brother Thomas due to drunk driving
11.11.2014 11:30 am PST
The half-brother of Meghan Markle Thomas was arrested on Friday for driving under the influence of alcohol … TMZ has learned.
The 52-year-old drove to the Oregon State Police when the police stopped him at 1
Cops did a field sobriety test and said his impairment was obvious. They say he was visibly drunk and blew a .11.
Thomas – the son of Meghan's father, Thomas Sr. – was transferred to the Grants Pass sober center. His Chevy Silverado was confiscated.
Thomas is estranged from Meghan. He sent a letter to Prince Harry in April saying, "It's not too late, Meghan Markle is obviously not the right woman for you."
Thomas & # 39; s father tells TMZ: "My son has a serious problem and he needs help, and I hope he gets it." Thomas Jr.'s sister, Samantha tells TMZ: " His drinking has nothing to do with Meghan, he always drank. "
Thomas has had legal problems in the past. He was arrested in January 2017 for holding a gun on his girlfriend's head during a drunken fight.