Location: Royal Farms, 6 West Lebanon Road, Dover, DE
Date of Occurrence: Friday March 21, 2014 at approximately 4:38 p.m.
Dover DE- The Delaware State Police have arrested a man from Camden after he was found to be operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol for the 6th time.
The incident occurred at approximately 4:38 p.m. Friday afternoon when a trooper was dispatched to a report of a male passed out in the parking lot of Royal Farms located on the corner of West Lebanon Road and South State Street.
The trooper was able to locate the vehicle in question still running and observe the driver, who was later identified as Titus W. Hobbs, with his foot on the brake.
Police say that Hobbs who was slumped over in the vehicle asleep, was woken by the trooper who could immediately smell alcohol being emitted from him. A DUI investigation ensued and Hobbs was taken into custody and transported back to Troop 3. A computer check revealed he had five previous DUI convictions (10/09/89, 12/28/89, 12/31/89, 11/30/94, and 03/13/96); this arrest would make #6.
Titus Hobbs was arraigned on the Felony DUI charge and later released after posting $5,000.00 cash bond.