September 29, 2023
Matthew Timothy Heslin

A Villager who stopped for drinks after work and was arrested on a drunk driving cost has been ordered to remain off booze whereas he serves a probationary sentence.

Matthew Timothy Heslin, 45, of the Village of Bonita, pleaded no contest final week in Lake County Courtroom to a cost of driving underneath the affect. He has been positioned on probation for one 12 months and through that point can not possess or devour alcohol. He’ll lose his driver’s license for six months however is eligible to acquire a enterprise functions solely license. He was additionally ordered to carry out 50 hours of group service, however has the choice to “purchase out” at a charge of $10 per hour.

Heslin was touring in a car at 1:23 a.m. March 11 when he stopped for almost a minute on the intersection of Grays Airport Street and Eagles Nest Street in Fruitland Park, although there was no different approaching site visitors, in response to an arrest report from the Lake County Sheriff’s Workplace.

Throughout a site visitors cease, the deputy famous indicators that Heslin had been consuming, together with slurred speech. The New York native indicated that he “had a few drinks after work” and was on his manner residence. The report famous that Heslin works as a nurse. He was carrying blue scrubs on the time of the  site visitors cease.

Heslin agreed to take part in subject sobriety workout routines, however he almost fell over through the one leg stand train, prompting the deputy to prematurely halt the workout routines resulting from security issues. Heslin supplied breath samples that registered .254 and .253 blood alcohol content material.