KLFX Morning Host Arrested On Gun Charge
March 11, 2009 at 2:50 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Rock KLFX/KILEEN-TEMPLE, TX morning host JACK HAMMER, whose real name is JOEL HARDEE SPIRES, was arrested MONDAY (3/9) for carrying a gun into an a AMERICAN LEGION building where alcohol was being served.
According to the KILEEN DAILY NEWS Police Blotter, "SPIRES displayed a TAURUS revolver in his waistband Monday while at the AMERICAN LEGION in KILLEEN. A person took the gun from SPIRES and locked it in a safe. A witness said SPIRES yelled. trying to get his gun back. The gun was given to a KILLEEN officer, and SPIRES, 51, was arrested."