NEW PORT RICHEY – A Holiday man faces up to 45 years in prison after being convicted today in a drunken-driving wreck that killed two pedestrians.
A Pasco County jury deliberated for about 5 1/2 hours before finding Shannon Stephen guilty as charged of two counts of driving under the influence-manslaughter and one count of leaving the scene of an accident involving death.
Stephen, 38, was taken into custody after the verdict. He will be sentenced July 14.
TAMPA, Fla. – An off-duty Hillsborough County deputy has been charged with driving under the influence.
The sheriff’s office reports that 26-year-old Joshua Harrington was pulled over early Wednesday morning after almost striking the center
TAMPA – A Memorial Day traffic checkpoint organized by the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office netted dozens of arrests, mostly for driving under the influence.
This holiday weekend is traditionally one of the most deadly for motorists, deputies said, with more people on the road and more celebrating with alcohol.
March 22, 2010|By Mike Berardino, Sun Sentinel
Miami Dolphins running back Ronnie Brown reportedly was arrested Friday night on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.
The arrest took place during a visit to his hometown of Cartersville, Ga., according to a report in the Miami Herald.
TAMPA, Fla. – Mark Newman, the Yankees’ senior vice president of baseball operations, has been charged on suspicion of driving under the influence.
According to the Associated Press, after Newman was arrested on Monday night, he refused to take a blood-alcohol test and was released on $500 bail.
Newman did not respond to a voice mail left on his cell phone.
Two plaintiffs have officially filed notice of their intent to sue a Tampa area sheriff’s office for excessive force in DUI arrests.
The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office will be listed as the defendant in two civil cases. Both plaintiff say they were injured at Orient Road Jail following DUI arrests. The plaintiffs were in the central breath testing area at the time of their injuries.
TAMPA – a well-known criminal defense lawyer, faces a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence.
He also faces a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance after deputies said they found Viagra in his car.
The 60-year-old Apollo Beach resident was arrested early Sunday at Islebay Drive and Sea Turtle Place in Apollo Beach, jail records show. He was released on $2,500 bail.
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