Charged: Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Driving While Impaired by Alcohol, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol Per Se, and Reckless Driving.
On 11/4 at 11:30pm, Dep Colburn conducted a traffic stop in the area of Rt 8 and Bay City Rd, in Stevensville. Upon making contact with the driver, James Hampton, Dep Colburn detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his breath. Hampton was asked to perform Standardized Field Sobriety Tests which he failed. Hampton was placed under arrest and submitted to a chemical breathalyzer test resulting in a .18 BAC. Hampton was charged accordingly