Magnolia man arrested for DUI in Harrington

HARRINGTON – The Harrington Police Department arrested Dustin D. Carey, 25 of the 9,000 block of Bay Road in Magnolia, for DUI and related charges May 29.

While on patrol around 7:34 p.m., officers were advised by the county dispatch center that witnesses were calling in to report of a possible drunk driver on Milford-Harrington Highway headed westbound towards Harrington.

Witnesses reported seeing the vehicle all over the road, almost causing several accidents.  After being given a description of the vehicle, Harrington Officers located it in the parking lot of the Midway Shopping Center.

Police contacted the driver and identified him as Carey.  Police observed him lying in the passenger seat, appearing to be passed out.  Police immediately smelled and odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle.

Police performed standard field sobriety tests and took Carey into custody.  He was transported to the Harrington Police Department for processing.  He was later released to a family member pending a future court appearance.

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