The brother of Senate Minority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidThe Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Connected Commerce Council - Biden faces reporters as his agenda teeters Biden hits one-year mark in dire straits 'All or nothing' won't bolster American democracy: Reform the filibuster and Electoral Count Act MORE (D-Nev.) was arrested this week for allegedly driving under the influence, according to local media reports.
Nevada Highway Patrol arrested Larry Reid, 73, on Monday, according to local ABC affiliate KTNV.
Police accused Larry Reid of driving across a median and not wearing a seatbelt, and charged him with battery of an officer and possessing a gun while under the influence.
In a statement to The Hill, Kristen Orthman, a spokesman for Harry Reid, confirmed the man to be the Democratic leader's brother.
“This is a private matter,” she said.