Pequannock NJ DUI Offense Attorneys

Pequannock New Jersey DUI AttorneysPequannock New Jersey police recently arrested a local man accused of driving under the influence of Xanax and causing a serious car crash.

The accident happened around 6:00 p.m. in Pequannock, NJ. The suspect is a 37-year-old resident of Pequannock, NJ. According to law enforcement, the suspect was driving a car on the Newark Pompton Turnpike when he slammed into a vehicle driven by a 23-year-old Kinnelon woman.

Pequannock NJ cops arrived at the scene of the crash and allegedly noticed the suspect showing signs that he was under the influence of prescription medicine.

After the accident, the other motorist was taken by her parents to Chilton Medical Center in Pompton Plains, NJ. Doctors at the Pompton Plains medical facility treated her for serious injuries that included a broken arm.

The suspect was also transported to the same hospital so that he could be treated for minor injuries suffered in the car crash.

The suspect was later taken into police custody and charged with several traffic offenses, including Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) and reckless driving. The suspect was also charged with assault by auto.

For additional information about this case, read the NJ.com article, “Man on Xanax Caused Crash That Broke Woman’s Arm, Cops Say.”

Pequannock New Jersey DWI LawyersA Montvale NJ police officer pleaded guilty to Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) charges in Pequannock, New Jersey.

The suspect is a North Jersey resident who is employed as a cop with the Montvale Police Department. In June 2016, a Pequannock police officer found the suspect slumped behind the wheel of a black BMW. The motor vehicle was parked along Route 23 south in Pequannock, NJ.

Law enforcement administered a breath test to the suspect. According to Morris County prosecutors, the suspect failed the breath test and registered a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .18 percent. This was well above the legal limit of .08 percent BAC in New Jersey.

The suspect was arrested by Pequannock police and charged with a first offense DWI.

Now the suspect’s DWI charges have been resolved. He recently appeared in Morris County Superior Court in Morristown NJ and admitted to the drunk driving offense. His driver’s license has been suspended as a result of the guilty plea.

For further information about this case, check out the NJ.com article, “North Jersey Cop Reportedly Pleads Guilty to Drunken Driving.”