Local recording artist arrested for drunk driving

Taimane Gardner
Taimane Gardner

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A local female recording artist was arrested over the weekend for driving drunk in Waikiki.

Honolulu police arrested Taimane Gardner, 22, after she crashed into a patrol car on Kuhio Avenue near Nohonani Street early Sunday morning.

A 36-year-old female officer was transported to the hospital, but was later released.

According to Gardner's Facebook page, she was performing at the Waikiki Sandbox late Saturday night.

Gardner posted $500 bail.

She is scheduled to appear in court on July 26.

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