BLOOMFIELD TWP. (WWJ) – Police say an Ohio man was tremendous drunk when he pulled over Friday morning on Telegraph Street in Bloomfield Township.
Christopher Robertson, forty six, was pulled over at 9:30 a.m. after one other motorist referred to as police to report a Ford Fusion was weaving out and in of visitors, on Telegraph close to Lone Pine, and almost sideswiped passing automobiles.
Robertson informed officers he drank some vodka the night time earlier than, and was on his method to Findlay Ohio. Robertson, who’s a resident of Parma, Ohio, was unable to elucidate to police why he was headed north.
After failing a collection of sobriety checks on the scene, Robertson was taken into custody on a cost of OWI (Working Whereas Intoxicated).
Police stated a check confirmed Robertson’s blood alcohol degree was almost 4 occasions the authorized restrict of zero.08. Offenders who check at zero.17 or above are thought-about “tremendous drunk” beneath Michigan regulation, which usually means stiffer penalties and better fines.
After he was medically cleared at an area hospital, Robertson was held at an area police station to sober up. He was later arraigned on the forty eighth District courtroom.
His subsequent listening to is about for March 15.