16-77-CT

Misdemeanor DUI Charges Wakulla County Dismissed

Misdemeanor Case

  • Charges: DUI
  • Result: Dismissed

Charges

  • Count 1- DUI

Facts

Our client was stopped by an FHP Trooper for failing to dim his bright lights. The trooper also alleged that his vehicle was weaving on the road. The trooper conducted a DUI investigation and alleged that our client performed poorly on field sobriety exercises. After being placed under arrest for DUI, our client refused to take a breath test.

Outcome

Count 1 – All charges were dismissed. We filed a motion to suppress and were successful in showing the Judge that the stop was illegal. The Trooper did not have enough evidence to prove our client violated the statute for failure to dim lights.