Police come upon disabled vehicle in break down lane of highway. Driver indicates he is OK and is simply waiting for AAA. Police note odor of alcohol, slurred speech and glassy/bloodshot eyes. Driver’s account of hit and run accident does not match what officers see for damage. Driver arrested following field sobriety testing. Post arrest .15 breath test excluded by defense. Cross examination of arresting officer focuses on nature of field sobriety tests and driver’s actual passing performance on parts of these roadside examinations. Not Guilty verdict following trial. Lifetime Lookback enhanced penalties under Melanie’s Law avoided.
25 years of Proven Results.