Orange County Criminal Court
Charge: DUI, DUI with property damage, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident
Summary: Client was accused of crashing into another car and leaving the scene. The Officer located the vehicle allegedly driven by the Client, in a nearby parking lot, with matching damage. The client was found by police in a nearby hospital. Officer noted odor of alcohol and blood shot eyes. The Officer obtained a search warrant and obtained the client’s medical records, showing his blood alcohol being over the legal limit.
Result: Client entered a no contest plea to Reckless Driving only. All original charges dropped.Tags: charges dropped, driving under the influence, DUI