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14 Jun 2018

28 Arrested in Indian River County Traffic Detail Over Memorial Day Weekend

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Indian River County DUI Arrest AttorneyA special DUI detail that was conducted over the Memorial Day holiday netted 28 arrests in Indian River County. Participating in the detail were the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office, the Florida Highway Patrol, the Indian River Shores Public Safety Department and officers from the Sebastian Police Department and Fellsmere Police Department. More than 150 traffic citations were issued by the detail during the holiday weekend, and 28 arrests were made. Those included 17 traffic arrests, seven DUI arrests and four drug arrests.

Deputies took one 44-year-old man into custody on an outstanding warrant. He was wanted on charges of domestic battery, assaulting a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest with violence, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of crack cocaine and possession of controlled substances. At the time of being taken into custody, the man was allegedly in possession of crack cocaine, marijuana, unidentified pills and $1,370 of suspected drug money. He is presently being held in the Indian River County Jail. No bail was set. The law enforcement agencies involved in the detail characterized it as a great team effort.

Jeffrey Garland is an Indian River County criminal defense attorney. He has practiced law since 1981, and he has been certified as a board certified criminal trial lawyer by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education. Jeffrey Garland cares about what happens to his clients. You don’t want a DUI conviction following you that could affect job, educational, housing and other opportunities. Jeffrey Garland will provide a sharp and legally sound defense to counter a DUI charge against you. He’s highly regarded by both judges and prosecutors. He has defended countless people who have been charged with DUI, and he’s earned a reputation as an intelligent, experienced and effective Indian River County DUI arrest attorney. He can help you get your life back on track by carefully and professionally attacking the prosecution’s case against you.

If you’ve been arrested for DUI, don’t believe police when they tell you that they’ll go easier on you if you give a statement or confession. The prosecution will only use that evidence against you. Exercise your right to remain silent and your right to an attorney, and contact Indian River County DUI arrest attorney Jeffrey Garland right away at 772-489-2200.

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