Assault by Auto Charges Issued in Hudson County NJ

Assault by Auto Charges Issued in Hudson County NJ

DWI & Assault by Auto Charges for Secaucus Man

Following an incident that started in Secaucus, which then flowed into North Bergen but ended back in Secaucus, leads to forty-nine (49) year old male being charged with DUI, assault by auto, criminal mischief, driving while suspended and disorderly conduct. It is alleged that the Defendant, a Secaucus resident, slammed his pickup truck into another vehicle and pushed it about 1,000 feet until it smashed into yet another vehicle before he fled the scene the town. In the mist of fleeing, the Defendant also struck two more vehicles and a pedestrian. The Police were able to locate the Defendant back in Secaucus and when they did they observe the Defendant punching random cars and screaming profanities at other drivers. The Defendant was in a very intoxicated state according to the reports.

The Defendant was arrested and formally charged with assault by auto, DUI, driving while suspended as a result of a DUI conviction, reckless driving, leaving the scene of an accident, criminal mischief, disorderly conduct and aggravated assault as well. He is currently being held in the Hudson County Jail in Kearny, New Jersey on a $75,000 bail. It has been reported that none of the victims suffered significant injuries as a result of the Defendant’s conduct.

DUI Lawyers in Secaucus NJ

If you or a loved one has been charged with a criminal offense in Hudson County, in towns like Weehawken, Kearny, Jersey City, Hoboken, Union City or Harrison, we can help. Our office has over 100 years of combined experience on staff, including years of prior prosecuting experience. If you would like to come into our office to discuss your options today, please contact our Jersey City office at 201-309-1800. We are available 24/7 to help assist in any way possible. We understand that time is of the essence.