(February 26, 2018)- The Cape Coral Police Department made three DUI arrests between February 23-26, 2018. Below is the information on these arrests:
Units responded to a reckless driving complaint. The complainant reported that the vehicle was doing doughnuts in a vacant lot. Diaz was located and was sitting in the driver’s seat with his genitalia hanging out of his shorts and drool coming from his mouth. Diaz did not pass Field Sobriety Evaluations. BAC was .154 and .146. The vehicle inventory revealed ten (10) Oxycodone Hydrochloride pills and 3.3 grams of marijuana.
During a traffic crash investigation, Bening showed clues of impairment that lead into a DUI investigation. Breath results were .000. Mobile Enforcement Team Corporal Esterle was on duty and responded to conduct the Drug Recognition Evaluation.
A Traffic Stop for multiple red-light violations revealed that Smith was impaired. Breath .24 / .23. K9 Oz also alerted on the vehicle which led to the discovery of marijuana wax.
Officers responded to a hit and run traffic crash at 3620 SW 3rd Avenue. The victim stated that her boyfriend, Carmen Santora, was backing out of the garage and struck her vehicle which was parked in the driveway. Santora then pulled around the vehicle and left the area. The victim stated that Santora had been drinking alcohol. While officers were taking the report, they saw Santora drive back to the residence. Santora appeared intoxicated and had a hard time standing up. A DUI investigation ensued, and Santora could not complete the field sobriety tasks. Officers arrested Santora for DUI and DUI with Property Damage.
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