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CT. Man Charged with DWI after Police Chase in Port Chester

Police: Driver has no license, had twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system.

A Connecticut man seen speeding on Westchester Avenue was charged with drunken driving after leading police on a brief chase in Port Chester, according to Port Chester Police.

Oliver Fuentes, 21, of 1 Taylor Ave., Norwalk, CT, police said, was found to have more than twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system and he was driving without a license, police said.

A Port Chester police officer spotted Fuentes speeding on Westchester Avenue and tried to pull his car over at about 8:50 a.m. Wednesday. Police said Fuentes sped off but was stopped by police a short time later on Irving Avenue.

When questioned, Fuentes told police he did not have a driver's license. At the time, police said, Fuentes also appeared intoxicated.

Fuentes was charged with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, aggravated driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, speeding and he was cited for not wearing his seat belt. Fuentes faces a hearing in Port Chester Village Court.

Cadeyrn September 20, 2012 at 02:11 PM
No seat belt, no brakes, no license, no sobriety ... no mas.
Linda Turturino September 20, 2012 at 03:38 PM
he chose to break the law now throw the book at him ! no special treatment ! and lose the right to drive in NY ever!
Guala September 20, 2012 at 04:07 PM
What ever happened to the fireman who was with that pcpd officer who hit all those cars up by poningo? Did they throw the book at him?
Pam Mick September 21, 2012 at 11:17 AM
Here's an idea. Stay in CT. and break the law.

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