Case 1182 OVI

Client was stopped for not having the rear license plate illuminated on the vehicle.  Client smelled of alcohol.  Client admitted to drinking one or two beers.  Client failed the pen, one leg stand, and walk and turn tests.  Client admitted that he pulled into a private drive because the officer was behind him.  Client refused the breath test.  Client cited with Rear Plate not Illuminated and OVI.  Client was 18 years old.


Negotiations with the prosecutor resulted in a conviction for Physical Control, with the client to attend a 3 day alcohol school, $500 fine, 6 month license suspension, refusal license suspension and reinstatement fee cancelled, 27 days in jail suspended and 1 year probation.  0 points were assessed on the license.