December 30, 2008
‘Spaces’ decorator arrested for DUI
Trading Spaces interior designer Doug Wilson was arrested Tuesday for allegedly driving under the influence in Decatur, Ill., TMZ said.
Wilson reportedly was pulled over about 1 a.m. after failing to yield to a police car, which had its lights on and siren wailing.
The star of the television home improvement show
Trading Spaces was arrested for aggravated DUI, driving with a suspended license, failing to yield the right-of-way to an emergency vehicle and illegal transportation of alcohol, TMZ said.
Wilson was jailed briefly, then released on a $1,000 bond.
Wikipedia.org said the decorator, who also has worked on the shows
Moving Up and
America's Ugliest Rooms, is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.