A man tried to pretend he was deaf to avoid a DUI arrest in Pasco County. The plan failed and he ended up in Land O’Lakes jail for DUI and other charges.
The DUI penalties for a felony DUI are severe especially when there are fatalities involved. This Florida man may be facing a DUI jail sentence of 45 years for killing two pedestrians while driving drunk.
This mother of two was arrested on numerous charges including battery and DUI. She was slumped over behind the wheel of her minivan and admitted to taking Oxycodone and drinking.
An erratic driver on U.S. 19 was boxed in by a group of concerned citizens in Port Richey while they waited for the Florida Highway Patrol to arrive on the scene. When the FHP got to the car they found 26-year-old Sharon Dizon attempting to light a cigarette and struggling to get out of her […]
TampaBay.com is reporting that the Florida Highway Patrol will set up a Pasco County DUI checkpoint Friday night from 7:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m. The Pasco County Sheriff’s office will join other law enforcement agencies in an attempt to arrest drunk drivers and drivers under the influence of drugs. The checkpoint will be on U.S. Highway […]
A 21-year-old Holiday woman was pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving when she ran a stop sign at 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning. Deputies approached the woman and could smell alcohol on her breath but that wasn’t the only thing they discovered. According to TBO.com Pasco County deputies found a green box with “Rebekah’s pot” […]
Florida Highway Patrol Troopers responded to reports of a drunk driver who dropped a girl off at Chasco Elementary School in Pasco County. Lena K. Maki reportedly hit a car and then ran into a fence as she tried to leave the scene of the accident. She has been charged with DUI, leaving the scene […]
Heather Dinson pled guilty to DUI manslaughter last month and left her fate in the hands of a Pasco County judge following her second DUI, which resulted in a man’s death. The judge sentenced the 35-year-old to 12 years in prison as he took into account her previous DUI conviction from 1995 as he contemplated […]
William Edward Storey has been charged with DUI manslaughter and booked into Pinellas County Jail according to Jamal Thalji’s story on TampaBay.com. The charges stem from an early morning car accident in August. Storey’s Mercedes rear ended a pick-up truck driven by Daniel Harrell as the two vehicles exited the Howard Frankland Bridge. Harrell was ejected […]
The founder of the Pasco Pediatric Foundation was arrested for driving under the influence for the fourth time. Russell Bain has been arrested twice for DUI in Tampa and twice in Pasco County. The doctor has also received three speeding tickets since 2005. His latest DUI arrest was the result of a 0.205 blood alcohol level. According to […]