2013 CT 2456 A1

Misdemeanor DUI Charges Leon County Not Guilty

Misdemeanor Case

  • Charges: DUI
  • Result: Not Guilty

Charges

  • Count 1 – Driving Under the Influence Causing Damage to Person or Property

Facts

The Citizen was charged with driving under the influence. Officer observed Citizen sitting in a car at a gas station. The citizen had pulled over on his way home to do the right thing because he started to feel the effects of alcohol. While talking to the Citizen, the officer allegedly noticed signs of alcohol consumption. The officer asked the Citizen to perform Field Sobriety Exercises, and the Citizen consented. The Citizen was subsequently placed under arrest after failing the exercises. Citizen provided breath samples of .258 and .250.

Outcome

  • Count 1 – Went to trial: Not Guilty Verdict