TWO DWI DRIVERS ARRESTED AT SAME INTERSECTION

DATE & TIME:  Sunday,  August  18, 2013 7:30 PM

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938

  Public Information Officer, Angelica Becerra

Cell: 915-479-1678

Office: (915) 538-2119

EMAIL: abecerra@epcounty.com

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EL PASO, TX- On 08-18-13 at approximately 2:00 AM, Sheriff’s Deputies patrolling the Upper-Valley were dispatched to Westway and N. Desert Blvd., El Paso County Texas, in reference to a possible drunk driver.  Upon arrival, Deputies met with witnesses who reportedly followed the drunk driver to the said intersection where Deputies found driver/Ricardo Arellano asleep at the wheel.  Arellano was placed under arrest  for DWI.  Deputies also received information Arellano was allegedly involved in a hit and run earlier reported to the El Paso Police Department. 

ARRESTED

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RICARDO ARELLANO (23)

DWI / BOND: $600

At the same time, Sheriff’s Deputies also arrested driver/Rodrigo A. Hernandez, after Hernandez ended up at the same intersection and was recognized by the same witnesses to be the same person seen earlier stumble out of a vehicle and then drive off.  Further investigation revealed driver/Hernandez’ Breath Alcohol Concentration was three times over the legal limit. 

ARRESTED

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RODRIGO A. HERNANDEZ (55)

DWI / BOND:$750

Published 18 August 2013 07:30 PM by abecerra

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