A local doctor was arrested on Tuesday evening and charged with DUI.  According to arrest reports from the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Department, Dr. Douglas Earl Caron, age 62 of Summerville was arrested and charged with DUI / Multiple Subtances and Open Container along with a stop sign violation.  Caron was stopped by the Georgia State Patrol.

Dr. Caron recently announced his intentions to close his practice in Summerville and take a position with a doctor’s office in Gordon County.