MELENDEZ, JAMES ALAN (54) Aggravated Dui-license Suspended/revoked For Dui (Felony) + Liquor-open Container In Vehicle +Drive W/license Suspended/revoked/cancelled

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ON 04-27-17 AT APPROX. 0037 HOURS JAMES MELENDEZ WAS ARRESTED FOR AGGRAVATED DUI, POSSESSION OF AN OPEN CONTAINER OF ALCOHOL AND DRIVING ON A SUSPENDED DRIVER LICENSE AFTER HE WAS STOPPED FOR A CIVIL TRAFFIC STOP AND FOUND TO BE OPERATING IMPAIRED. AN OPEN CONTAINER OF ALCOHOL WAS FOUND INSIDE THE VEHICLE. JAMES`S DRIVER LICENSE STATUS WAS ALSO FOUND TO BE SUSPENDED. JAMES REFUSED ALL TESTING AND A SEARCH WARRANT WAS OBTAINED FOR BLOOD

 

DR# 17-2789


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