September 28, 2023
Carolann Lineweaver

A Villager will lose her driver’s license after a golf cart drunk driving arrest at a city sq..

Carolann Carlson Lineweaver, 66, who lives within the Village of Caroline, pleaded no contest final week in Sumter County Courtroom to a cost of driving beneath the affect. She’s going to lose her license for six months, has been positioned on probation for one 12 months and was ordered to carry out 80 hours of group service.

Lineweaver was strolling at Lake Sumter Touchdown Market Sq. at about 11:30 p.m. April 20 when she was noticed by a Sumter County sheriff’s deputy. Her speech was “slurred” and he or she was having “bother sustaining her stability,” in line with an arrest report. The deputy suggested Lineweaver to not attempt to drive dwelling. She stated she would contact somebody to select her up, alongside together with her golf cart.

A short while later, the deputy noticed Lineweaver strolling by with a set of keys and an “insulated koozie” in her arms. She bought right into a purple golf cart and positioned the important thing within the ignition. She put the golf cart in reverse, however was instantly stopped by the deputy.

Lineweaver struggled by means of subject sobriety workout routines and was clearly exasperated after trying the one-legged stand.

“You’d should be a freaking gymnast to do that,” she informed the deputy.

She offered breath samples that registered .201 and .214 blood alcohol content material.