New Jersey: All in a day’s busy schedule…woman wrecked, left scene, went to the beauty parlor; charged DWI
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Mount Olive Township Police report the following: On June 1st at 3:15 pm, Officer Grimm was dispatched to the Village Green Shopping Center in the area of Home Goods for the report of a traffic accident. The caller stated that the gray Volkswagen that had caused the crash had left the area of Home Goods, and was now by Lighten Up Hair Salon.
Officer Casey Grimm located the Volkswagen parked by the salon, and located the driver, Valerie Brandt, 49, of Budd Lake, NJ, inside of the salon. Officer Grimm brought Brandt back out to her vehicle to speak with her. As he did so, Officer Grimm detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage. Brandt was asked to perform field sobriety tests. Brandt was placed under arrest, and transported to police headquarters. She was charged with DWI, Reckless Driving, Leaving the Scene, and Failure to Report an Accident. Brandt was released to a sober driver pending a court hearing.
Toyota at a High Rate!
Mount Olive Township Police report the following: On June 2, 2011 at 3:00 am, Officer Michael Russell was on routine patrol when he observed a black Toyota traveling on Rt. 46 West at a high rate of speed. Officer Russell executed a traffic stop of the Toyota in the area of Equity Plaza. As Officer Russell spoke with the driver, Zohab Boghani, 20, of Budd Lake, N.J., he detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage. Boghani was asked to exit the vehicle to perform field sobriety tests. Boghani was placed under arrest, and transported to police headquarters. He was charged with DWI, Reckless Driving, and Speeding. Mr. Boghani was released to a sober driver pending a court hearing.