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R&B singer Miguel arrested, suspected of DUI in LA

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In this May 11, 2013 file photo, singer Miguel arrives at Wango Tango 2013 at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. In this May 11, 2013 file photo, singer Miguel arrives at Wango Tango 2013 at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — R&B singer Miguel has been arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of drunken driving.

A spokeswoman for the California Highway Patrol says the 27-year-old "Adorn" crooner was pulled over in his BMW X6 just after 2 a.m. Thursday for speeding and driving with tinted windows.

She says officers administered field sobriety tests, and a preliminary test measured his blood alcohol level at 0.10 percent. The state's legal limit is 0.08 percent.

Miguel won the Grammy for best R&B song earlier this year for "Adorn." He also duets with Mariah Carey on her single "#Beautiful."

A spokeswoman for the singer, whose full name is Miguel Jontel Pimentel, did not immediately provide comment about his arrest.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

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