Thomas "Mossy" Moran Busted for Drinking While on Probation

Cleveland, OH - A popular Irish folk singer serving a prison sentence for drunk driving - busted for drinking while on probation on St. Patrick's Day.

A judge ruled Thomas "Mossy" Moran could be released on St. Patrick's Day so he could perform.

Mossy Moran even had to wear a special device that would detect whether drank any alcohol.

Moran was serving a three-month sentence for slamming into a semi-truck while driving on 90 Eastbound near W. 98th Street last May.

19 Action News has learned Moran had a blood alcohol level four-times the legal limit.

Luckily, the driver of the truck wasn't injured.

He was also slapped with 3-months probation, a $2,000 fine and a suspended license until 2011.