Union City NJ Resident Charged with DUI in Edgewater NJ

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The team of Union City, New Jersey driving while intoxicated defense lawyers on staff at the Law Office of Jonathan F. Marshall understand what lengthy license suspension could do to one’s life. Depending on the whether or not the Defendant has any prior convictions for driving under the influence, if convicted of DWI in Union City, the Judge may suspended their driving privileges from anywhere between three months to ten years. For more information on the DUI charges in New Jersey, including what exactly the prosecution must prove in order to obtain a convictions, please checkout our Union City, NJ DWI practice series by clicking the link. In addition, if you would like to discuss your options with any one of the eight Union City, NJ dwi defense lawyers on staff at the Law Office of Jonathan F. Marshall, please contact our Jersey City office directly at (201) 309-1800. Our attorneys are available 24/7 to answer any questions that you may have and as always, our consultations are always free. Now here is an article about Union City man who is alleged to have operated his vehicle while under the influence in Edgewater New Jersey.

Union City Native Charged with DWI in Edgewater NJ

Criminal Lawyers in Union City, NJThe initial reports indicate that the Edgewater police responded to scene of an accident early Thursday morning and quickly discovered that the “passengers” statements weren’t adding up. According to the “passenger” a twenty-five year old Union City male, the driver of the vehicle that collided with the parked cab, fled the scene. However, upon a further investigation, the officers were able to speak with the only other two people on the street.

They informed the officers that they were in fact the passengers it the car and that the original “passenger” that they spoke was in fact the driver of the vehicle. As a result, the Defendant was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, hindering apprehension, possession of a controlled dangerous substance and assault by auto. According to the records released by the Edgewater Police Department, the Defendant’s BAC was determined to be .14% and he was also found to be in possession of six prescription pills.

If you or a loved one has been charged with driving under the influence or assault by auto, the Law Office of Jonathan F. Marshall can help. If you would like to discuss your matter with any one of our eight Union City, New Jersey criminal defense lawyers we can be reached at (201) 309-1800.