Drunk Driving Lawyer Fitchburg MA
OUI SECOND OFFENSE – NOT GUILTY JURY VERDICT
NEGLIGENT OPERATION – NOT GUILTY JURY VERDICT
LEAVING SCENE PROPERTY DAMAGE – GUILTY 6 MONTHS
Fitchburg District Court 2/24/16
Client rear-ends a family occupied minivan in a school zone and fails to stop. Driver of minivan follows client who drives down several streets in an apparent attempt to evade. Client pulls into his residential parking lot and is confronted by driver of minivan. Police are called and respond after client runs into his residence. Police speak with occupants of the minivan in addition to an independent witness and all identify client as driver. Police seek out client in his apartment and detect the strong odor of alcoholic beverage on client’s breath, slurred speech, glassy, bloodshot eyes and staggering gait. Client repeatedly admits and denies both driving his vehicle and consuming alcohol.