Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle: Continued without a Finding
Motorist involved in single-vehicle accident when he lost control of vehicle on roadway and struck a utility pole. Police responded to scene and discovered injured motorist. Police also discovered alcohol and cocaine inside the vehicle. Motorist admitted to drinking several beers earlier in day. Accordingly, motorist was charged with negligent operation of a motor vehicle.
RESULT: Successfully negotiated that these charges be continued without a finding for 6 months and no criminal conviction imposed.