Ride with an impaired driver, buy a ticket to your own funeral
From Redding Searchlight:
A Lakehead man was arraigned on Wednesday on second-degree murder charges in a suspected DUI-related traffic wreck over the weekend in Jones Valley.
Danny William Franklin failed to enter a plea, pending a background check by the Shasta County Public Defender’s Office to ensure it can represent him.
He’s due back in court on Monday and remains in Shasta County Jail in lieu of $1 million bail. ….MORE
According to the California Highway Patrol, a 23-year-old Redding man was killed Saturday night when the driver of the truck he was riding in lost control of his vehicle, causing it to overturn.
Officials said at approximately 8:27 p.m. Danny Franklin, 33, of Lakewood, CA, was driving his 2004 Ford northbound on Dry Creek Road, north of Argonaut Road, when he lost control. Officials said the truck overturned causing fatal injuries to his passenger, Layton Ward Cesario.
Officials said Franklin was evaluated on scene for driving under the influence and was arrested for DUI and for causing the death of Cesario. Officials added the collision is still under investigation. ….MORE
DANNY WILLIAM FRANKLIN
Height: 6′ 00″
Weight: 190 lbs.
Booking #: 2016-0003454
Arrest Date: 4/23/2016
Booking Date: 4/24/2016
Arresting Agency: CHP
Cell #: 3A
|191.5(A) PC||GR VEH MANSL WHILE I|
|23153(A) VC||DUI WITH INJURY|
|20001(A) VC||HIT AND RUN:INJURY|
|14601.4(A) VC||SUS LIC INJURY|
|23152(A) VC||DUI ALCOHOL/DRUGS|