Articles Tagged with DUI

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Tiger-Woods.jpegTiger Woods had marijuana and four other drugs in his system when he was arrested on a DUI charge in Jupiter, Florida in May, a report released by police on Tuesday revealed.

The report was released a few days after Woods agreed to take a plea deal and enter a diversion program to settle his DUI charge. It says Woods, 41, had marijuana, the anti-insomnia drug Ambien, the anxiety drug Xanax, as well as the painkillers Dilaudid and Vicodin in his system when he was arrested on May 29.

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Nicholas-Castelao-240x300Nicholas Castelao of Hialeah, Florida is accused of crashing a stolen vehicle into and killing Lyft driver Robert Torra while under the influence of crystal meth and cocaine, Miami prosecutors announced Tuesday.

Castelao, 35, is being charged with DUI manslaughter. It is unclear if he has acquired the services of an attorney.

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Elena-Accetturo-221x300Elena Accetturo of Broward County, Florida was arrested on July 21 after she allegedly caused an accident while under the influence in West Palm Beach. The crash left her husband with a shattered leg.

Accetturo, 29, faces charges for possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, DUI with property damage, driving with a suspended license, and battery on an officer after she allegedly punched a deputy in the stomach. She was held at Palm Beach County Jail and was released on Tuesday after posting a $12,000 bond. It is unclear if she has acquired an attorney.

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Chelsea-Halter-240x300Chelsea Halter of Biscayne Park, Florida was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly driving the wrong way on the Palmetto Expressway and causing multiple car accidents, one of which sent a driver to a hospital, while under the influence of alcohol.

Halter, 24, was charged with DUI, DUI causing property or personal damage, reckless driving, and leaving the scene of an accident with property damage. She was also charged with two misdemeanors for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Halter has since bonded out of Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center. The press did not list an attorney for her.

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David-Smith-II-272x300Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Captain David Smith II was arrested on last week for allegedly driving under the influence and crashing into a motorcyclist. The motorcyclist, who has not been unidentified, was airlifted to a hospital for treatment. Their condition is currently unknown.

Smith was arrested on suspicion of DUI. He was booked into jail at 1 a.m. on Sunday and released a few hours later. Attorney information was not available.

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