North Carolina: drunk off-duty State Trooper plowed into car, he got out of his vehicle and checked the pulse of the victim and left…then he quit the state police the next day…now he pleads guilty

— Witnesses had no doubt Timothy Scott Stiwinter had been drinking the night he plowed into a car as it left Asheville Regional Airport.   But the off-duty state trooper was sober enough to get out of his 2006 Nissan Titan, check the pulse of the man he had just left with serious injuries and then flee.   “The guy was obviously drunk,” the witness said on a 911 call played Tuesday in Buncombe County Superior Court. “He got in the truck and took off.”   ….MORE

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