September 29, 2023
David Jeffrey Harold

A resident of The Villages was arrested on a drunk driving cost after working a cease signal.

David Jeffrey Harold, 37, of the Village of St. Catherine, was on the wheel of a white pickup truck at about 8 p.m. Monday in Groveland when he did not cease at a cease signal, in keeping with an arrest report from the Groveland Police Division.

Throughout a site visitors cease, an officer suspected Harold had been consuming, as he had a “thick tongue” and “glassy” eyes. The officer discovered that Harold’s license was suspended.

The officer invited the native of Canada to step out of his truck to take part in area sobriety workout routines, however Harold was “annoyed” and didn’t need to exit the truck. He finally took half within the workout routines, however his poor efficiency appeared to verify the officer’s suspicion that Harold was driving drunk.

He supplied breath samples that registered .124 and .123 blood alcohol content material. He was arrested on a cost of driving beneath the affect and booked on the Lake County Jail on $1,000 bond. He was additionally ticketed for driving whereas license suspended.