The California Highway Patrol arrested a man named Eric Estrada for drunken driving through Lemon Grove on Thursday.
Fans of actor Erik Estrada ---- who famously played officer Frank Poncherello on the TV cops show "CHiPs" in the late 1970s and early 1980s ---- can relax. It's not the same guy.
No, this Eric Estrada, whose middle name is Michael, is a 29-year-old Brawley resident and is not related to his famous namesake.
The rest of the story: