DUI Arrests September 16 through September 21, 2018

DUI Arrests September 16 through September 21, 2018

(September 24, 2018)-  The following DUI arrests were made from September 16 through September 21, 2018

ARRESTED: Bret Alan Betler, W/M, DOB: 02/07/1963, 112 Pheasant Wood CT, Morrisville, NC

CHARGES: DUI with Property Damage and DUI with a BAC over .15

Betler was the at-fault driver involved in a traffic crash. During the crash investigation, officers noticed Betler exhibited signs of impairment. A DUI investigation was conducted, Betler performed SFSTs poorly and was placed under arrest. BAC - 0.262 / 0.264.

ARRESTED: Jamie Mark Maitland Jr, W/M, DOB: 03/18/1990, 1607 SW 13TH Ter

CHARGES: DUI, 2-counts of DUI with Property Damage, 2-counts of Leaving the Scene of a Crash

Officers responded to a traffic crash of a vehicle that hit a fence, a city sign and came to rest at the edge of a canal bank. The driver then fled on foot from the scene. Officers arrived in the area and located the driver. During the traffic crash investigation, Maitland exhibited signs of impairment.  Maitland refused to participate in any evaluations and was arrested for DUI.  Breath - REFUSED.

ARRESTED: Peter Quintiliani, W/M, DOB: 02/21/1950, 1793 Four Mile Cove Pkwy

CHARGES: DUI and Driving While License Suspended

A Patrol Officer conducted a traffic stop for violation of right-of-way and almost causing a traffic crash. Contact was made with Quintiliani, who exhibited signs of impairment.  The field evaluations were performed poorly and he was placed under arrest for DUI and Quintiliani had multiple suspensions on his driver’s license. Due to no alcohol being present a CCPD Drug Recognition Expert responded and determined Quintiliani was impaired by a controlled substance. BAC: 0.000. 

ARRESTED: Eric Francis Wegmann, W/M, DOB: 09/16/1979, 2542 SW 35TH LN

CHARGES: DUI and Possession of Cocaine

Officers responded to a reckless driver call for service. An officer located the vehicle Wegmann was driving which had no headlights or tail lights on so a traffic stop was conducted. Contact was made with the driver, who exhibited signs of impairment.  Wegmann refused the opportunity to participate in field evaluations and was arrested for DUI. A search incident to arrest revealed a small bag of cocaine in his pocket. Breath - REFUSED

ARRESTED: Dulce Maria Ferrera, W/F, DOB: 07/27/1988, 317 SE 21ST Ter

CHARGES: DUI and Possession of Cannabis under 20 grams

A Patrol Officer stopped Ferrera for speeding.  Contact was made with the driver who exhibited signs of impairment.  Ferrera performed the field evaluations poorly and placed under arrest for DUI.  A search incident to arrest revealed a small bag of cannabis. BAC - 0.125 / 0.124.


ARRESTED: Amy Annette Miller, W/F, DOB: 04/23/1982, 1511 NW 11th ST

CHARGES: DUI with a BAC over .15

Officers responded to a call for service in reference to a reckless driver that was being followed by an off-duty LCSO deputy. Miller was stopped for driving off the roadway several times and following vehicles too closely. Contact was made with the driver who exhibited signs of impairment.  Miller performed the field evaluations poorly and was placed under arrest for DUI.  BAC - 0.231 / 0.222.

ARRESTED: Makayla Ann Johnston, W/F, DOB: 02/27/1995, 1421 Maravilla Ave, Fort Myers

CHARGES: DUI

Contact was made with Johnston whose vehicle was stuck on a parking curb in the parking lot. Indicators of impairment were present and Johnston’s performance on the field evaluations was poor. Johnston was arrested for DUI. Breath - REFUSED.

 

ARRESTED: Rafael Jose Moreno, W/M, DOB: 12/17/1984, 1226 NE 14 PL

CHARGES: DUI and Resisting Arrest without Violence

A traffic stop for was made on a bicycle for recklessness; across multiple lanes of northbound Del Prado Blvd. Moreno was unable to complete the field evaluations due to his level of impairment and was arrested for DUI. During the arrest Moreno resisted officer efforts to place him into handcuffs. Breath - REFUSED.

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341

Cape Coral Police Need Help Identifying Theft Suspect

Cape Coral Police Need Help Identifying Theft Suspect

(September 24, 2018)-  On September 5, 2018 around 2:30 PM, the below pictured suspect left the store with two items without paying.

The hispanic male entered Lowe’s placed two items in a shopping cart then proceeded to the front of the store near the returns desk. Once there he had a brief conversation with a store cashier and explained he was waiting for his wife to bring in the receipts before he leaves. When the clerk wasn’t looking the suspect left when someone else came in the main doors.

Total value taken was $1,098.

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If you have any information on the identity of the suspect, please contact the Cape Coral Police Department at 239-574-3223. You can also submit an anonymous tip. Go to www.capecops.com/tips or text a tip- text CCPD+"Your Message" to CRIMES (274637). Finally, you can call Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341

Intoxicated Burglar Caught and Held By Family

Intoxicated Burglar Caught and Held By Family

(September 24, 2018)-  On September 21, 2018 around 8:30 PM Cape Coral Police responded to a call for service at 300 block SE 47th Terrace in reference to a burglary in progress.

The caller advised that an unknown male who appeared intoxicated entered their home and became physical with occupants within the home. The caller stated they had the unknown male "held down" in the front yard.

 Upon officer arrival there were two people holding down a male, later identified as Joshua Richard Hallett (W/M, DOB: 11/06/1986, homeless), in the front yard of the residence. Hallett was intoxicated.

It was determined that Hallett entered the residence and attempted to grab a female inside. Hallett had never lived or stayed at this residence nor did the victim’s know him. A male resident escorted Hallett out of the home and they locked the door.  

Two other residents were arriving home at the time and found Hallett standing on their porch. The victim’s from inside alerted the others of the burglary and Hallett then attempted to flee but was tackled and held down until Cape Coral Police arrival.

Hallett was transported to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries and was released.

Hallett was charged with Burglary with Battery, Assault, and 2-counts of Battery. He was transferred to Lee County Jail.

ARRESTED: Joshua Richard Hallett, W/M, DOB: 11/06/1986, Homeless

CHARGES: Burglary with Battery, Assault, and 2-counts of Battery

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341