On Friday, August 30, 2019 at approximately 0132 hours, Ptl. Mazellan stopped Casey Simms out of Frenchtown, NJ for an expired drivers license on Rt. 22. While Ptl. Mazellan was speaking to Simms he smelled a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from the interior of the vehicle. Simms failed the officers field sobriety tests and was placed under arrest for driving while intoxicated. Simms was issued a motor vehicle summons for Driving While Intoxicated, Refusal to Submit to a Breathlyzer, Possession of an Open container in a Motor Vehicle, Driving with a Expired Drivers License and Reckless Driving.
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