Police stop driver for speeding violation in early evening. Driver denies drinking that day, but later admits that he had a vodka drink when he woke up. Driver explains he works nights into morning hours as a DJ and is currently on his way to gig. Arrest follows field sobriety testing. Inventory search of car discloses a few Gatorade bottles partially full of alcohol/Gatorade mixture and vodka bottle. Client admits he drinks after his shifts end. Defense excludes breath test evidence .17 and utilizes both cruiser and booking video to argue defendant’s apparent sobriety. Not Guilty verdict following trial. Enhanced penalties under lifetime lookback provisions of Melanie’s Law avoided.
25 years of Proven Results.