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WBTV in Charlotte NC reports:
A teenager who says he is the son of a U.S. Senator, and grandson of a former Presidential candidate, was arrested Saturday night at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
William Hilton Paul, 19, was then transported and booked into the Mecklenburg County Jail.
Sources at the Mecklenburg Co. Sheriff's Office say he identified himself as the son of U.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky. Senator Paul's father is former Presidential candidate Ron Paul.
Paul was also charged with Disorderly Conduct and being Intoxicated and Disruptive.
PAUL, WILLIAM HILTON
January 5, 2013
Charlotte, NC (Mecklenburg County)
DISORDERLY CONDUCT AT BUS/RR STATION OR
INTOXICATED AND DISRUPTIVE
CONSUME BEER/WINE UNDERAGE
Photo of Will Paul, Rand Paul and Ron Paul, at a rally in Erlanger, Kentucky in October 2010 (photo taken by Gage Skidmore)
The state's legal drinking age is 21.