Tiger Woods Is Charged in Florida for Driving Under the Influence


The mug shot of Tiger Woods after he was taken into custody in Jupiter, Fla., early Monday morning.

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office

Tiger Woods, one of golf’s towering figures, was charged with driving under the influence early Monday.

Woods was taken into custody at 3 a.m. in Jupiter, Fla., according to WPTV-TV. He was booked at 7:18 a.m. and released at 10:50 a.m., according to Palm Beach County Jail records.

Woods, 41, has won 14 major championships but has been troubled by health problems in recent years. In April, he had a fourth back operation, which was expected to keep him off the course for six months.

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