Charge: OUI Drugs 2nd Offense, Negligent Operation of Vehicle, Inspection/Sticker, NO
Client was stopped by an Officer when it was noticed that his car displayed a rejected inspection sticker. Officer approached vehicle and immediately observed an overwhelming odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle. Officer also detected a slight odor of alcoholic beverage emanating from the client as he spoke. Client admitted to having smoked marijuana about a half hour prior to this occurrence. Client’s eyes were bloodshot and glassy. Client was asked to exit the vehicle and was unsteady on his feet upon doing so. Officer administered a series of field sobriety tests. Client had difficulty completing all assessments and was placed under arrest. Back at the Police Station the client consented to a PBT with a reading of .048.