War Veteran Jailed for Christmas

Truck driver Doug Madison maintains traffic violation was due to a GPS mistake.
1:33 | 12/23/11

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These are -- Madison's neighbors now the people the -- to spend every waking hour with but the Greene County prison. Madison is a decorated army war veteran who's never been behind bars before. -- he's been stuck here for four days and counting. Madison has called me several times from inside the Green county prison. He was driving a chemical tanker like this one Monday from South Carolina to Halliburton plant your car Michaels. He says GPS units that -- off of I 79 onto back country roads roads with bridges that have a -- on weight limit. -- truck -- three times that. A passing state troopers cited him with two traffic violations that carry a total fine of 121000 dollars. Madison appeared before district judge Glenn -- Monday and pleaded not guilty judge Bates at a hearing for next Wednesday. Told Madison -- -- to post happens bought 6000 dollars to a short overturn for the hearing. Madison says it -- about 6000 dollars and he's running out of patience to. Very emotional -- -- well. -- -- -- boss drove to -- -- yesterday to get a bail bond but found out the court requires cash. And -- Christmas. Costs.

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