Chef Bryan Voltaggio was arrested on drunken-driving charges June 6 on Howard Street, according to public records.
The "Top Chef" finalist was stopped at 12:20 a.m. in the 100 block of S. Howard St. and charged with three drunken-driving counts, including driving under the influence, which indicates a blood-alcohol level of .08 percent or higher. Courts records indicate that Voltaggio did not contribute to an accident or injury.
The 38-year-old Frederick-area resident opened his first restaurant in Baltimore in late June. Aggio is in Power Plant Live, less than a mile from the point of arrest.
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Voltaggio's other restaurants are in the Frederick and Washington areas.
Voltaggio did not respond immediately to messages requesting comment. His defense attorney, Peter V. Markuski, did not immediately respond to a message asking for comment. Voltaggio is set to appear in Baltimore City District Court on Sept. 19.
This story was first reported in the Frederick News-Post.