Joe Simpson’s DUI — Rolling with a .12 … Allegedly

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Joe Simpson
was driving with a .12 blood alcohol level when he was popped last week for DUI — law enforcement sources tell our sources.

our sources broke the story … Simpson was busted August 4 in the San Fernando Valley.  We”re told he was stopped at a sobriety checkpoint on Ventura Blvd. Although we don”t know where Simpson had allegedly been drinking, we”re told the checkpoint was two miles from Casa Vega, a Mexican restaurant frequented by Jessica Simpson — she”s a regular. BTW, they make a mean margarita.

0810_jessica_simpson_casa_vegaJoe”s .12 is well above what is considered legally drunk in California — .08.

We reached out to Joe … so far, no comment.