Washington: State Patrol report arrest of Orlan W. Knuth on hit and run fatal after flattening Joshua Lee ending a night of boozing and fighting

Knuth, a friend/neighbor of Lee admitted that the two were together the night of collision and had been drinking beer at a local bar. Sometime during the night Knuth and Lee became separated after getting into a verbal argument. Knuth told investigators that he didn’t remember much about the evening but did remember hitting something while driving home but thought it was a guardrail or post.

Orlan Knuth in court KREM

Oregon: Joe Edward Abeyta fled Washington State Patrol; captured and DUI by Portland Police

The driver, 61-year-old Joe Edward Abeyta of Cathlamet, Washington, was arrested on charges of Attempt to Elude by Vehicle, Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants/Drugs (DUII), Reckless Driving, Reckless Endangerment, and Interfering with Public Transportation.

Joe Edward Abeyta charged with DUI after fleeing Washington State Patrol to Oregon

Washington: Okanogan District Court DUI convictions for 2012

Washington: Okanogan District Court DUI convictions for 2012

Washington State Patrol trooper in Seattle.

Washington: State Patrol issues million-dollar arrest warrant for DUI killer they failed to guard at hospital; Alfredo Navarro III wanted for killing three people

As the search continues for a 19-year-old suspected drunk driver accused of causing a crash that killed three people, the Washington State Patrol is defending how he could walk away from the hospital without being arrested.

The state patrol issued a $1 million warrant for the arrest of Alfredo Navarro Jr. III Thursday. Navorro is accused of crossing the center line on Highway 20 in the early morning hours of May 23 in a 1998 Audi A4, crashing into a 2006 Ford Fusion driven by Frederick A. Brand, 65, of Concrete.

Alfredo Navarro III wanted for killing 3 people in DUI crash; prior offender.

Washington: Dawn Vrentas killed two while drunk driving ten years ago; charged again with DUI

Dawn’s employers at the Post-Prison Education Program have stood up to support her in court, saying she’s turned her life around and has been working towards a master’s degree in social work.

Ari Kohn, president of the organization, said he knew about Dawn’s past when he hired her. When approached after her arrest he said he “didn’t give a damn” about her history.

“She’s smarter than hell,” he said Monday. “The prisoners love working with her.”

Dawn Vrentas

Washington: Snohomish County DUI bookings July 22, 2013

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Washington: “He was sober as a Judge” was anticipated testimony from his Judge pal, says prosecutor…from the land of winkin’, blinkin’ and nod!

“Although Judge (Ryan) lied to the trooper about the type and quantity of alcohol he consumed, the amount of alcohol that he did consume (i.e., 2 glasses of wine) is still insufficient to prove impairment under the circumstances of this case,” the prosecutor added.

Washington: Target Zero snares Judge Timothy Ryan; two troopers confirm his arrest for DUI

Based upon the information and my training the arrest decision was not hard to make as I had formed the opinion that Ryan was obviously impaired by the alcohol that he had consumed and I was unwilling to allow him to continue to operate a motor vehicle,” the trooper wrote

Judge Timothy Ryan Snobmish Co WA DUI 090312