On Friday, Gonzalez revoked Christopher Elton Campbell’s probation and sentenced him to 10 years in prison after Prosecutors Lloyd Whelchel and Anndi Risinger presented evidence that Campbell continued to drink and also worked in bars — blatant violations of his probation
Impaired drivers are a very real danger to themselves and to others who share the road. With this in mind, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office has launched a multi-faceted campaign of education, awareness and enforcement to battle this threat to public safety in our community. We have elected to publicize the names of those charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence during the past week.
The preliminarily investigation reveals the suspect, identified as 32-year-old Devonne Brooks of the 5600 Whitfield Chapel Road in Lanham, was driving a Toyota Camry northbound on Baltimore Avenue. Police Officer First Class Andrew Wallman was in his marked cruiser heading southbound on Baltimore Avenue. Investigators believe Brooks crossed into oncoming traffic to pass another driver and struck POFC Wallman’s cruiser head on.
Mr. Deale also admitted to drinking the previous day. Mr. Deale was arrested for his DWI 6th offense. The officer who stopped Mr. Deale had arrested him on two prior occasions both for DWI. –