Case 1154 OVI

Case #1154


Client was stopped for not using turn signal.  Client attempted to elude the officer for a brief period.  Client’s speech was slow, quiet, and described as incoherent.  Client admitted to drinking 6 beers.  Client failed sobriety tests and test had to be stopped.  A portable breath test result was .201.  Client made veiled threats to the officer.  Client refused a breath test.  Client has a CDL.  Client had a prior reduction within the last year and a half.


Client attended a 3-day alcohol school prior to plea, and negotiations with the prosecutor resulted conviction for Physical Control with credit for school, $1,000 fine, 20 days in jail suspended, no license suspension, and administrative license suspension and reinstatement fee cancelled. 0 points were assessed on the license.