(March 21, 2018) - The Cape Coral Police Department made three DUI arrests between March 12-21, 2018. Below is the information on these arrests:

ARRESTED: Impiyakhe Vuaitafari Smiley, B/M, DOB: 3-21-86, of 1622 SW 33rd Terrace,Cape Coral FL.

CHARGES: Driving Under the Influence, DUI Property Damage (3 counts), Cocaine Trafficking, Possession of Marijuana Under 20 Grams

Officers responded to a traffic crash at the 5800 block of Chiquita Boulevard South where Smiley was located passed out behind the wheel. He was transported to a local hospital for evaluation. During an inventory of the vehicle the following items were found in the center console: a Glock 19 handgun; a bag containing 41.3 grams of cocaine under the handgun; a bag containing 14.3 grams of crack cocaine; and two small baggies containing 15.3 grams of marijuana. Smiley was transported to the Lee County Jail after receiving medical attention. BAC%: Refused. 

ARRESTED: Kelly Wade Stoops, W/M, DOB: 8-3-57, of 4809 Tarpon Court, Cape Coral FL.

CHARGES: Driving Under the Influence, Refusal to Submit to DUI Test after Prior License Suspension, Knowingly Operating Vehicle on Suspended License

A caller advised that Stoops was in his Camaro at the 100 block of Cape Coral Parkway West blocking a parked vehicle and stating that he was waiting for his wife. An officer responded and after speaking with Stoops determined that Stoops was impaired. Stoops also had a suspended license and refused the breath test while having a prior refusal on his license. He was transported to the Lee County Jail. BAC%: Refused.

ARRESTED: Alexandria Elizabeth Welling,W/F, DOB: 9-30-92, of 6880 Marna Lane, North Fort Myers FL.

CHARGES: Driving Under the Influence w/Property Damage, DUI with BAC% Over .15%

Officer responded to a traffic crash at the 2600 block of Del Prado Boulevard South. This led to an investigation for DUI and Welling's arrest. She was transported to the Lee County Jail. BAC%: .210


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