I was driving to my appt and fell asleep and hit the edge corner of a house resulting in minimal damage to the car and the house. Way earlier that evening I had had a couple beers and a glass of whiskey but
the wreck was almost 6 hours later. Well I got to my appt and was nervous over what just happened so i had a beer and called the police . They arrived a few minutes later and arrested me for public intox and the next day they changed the charges to dui public intox and leaving the scene of an accident resulting in property damage. The people from the house came out but never saw my face at all nor did I talk to them and the police did not see me drive either the keys were not in my possession.
Well, depends on the evidence they have. Look, very few crimes are caught in the act. DUI is no different. You don't actually have to be caught in the act if they think they have enough evidence to believe that you're driving.
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You need to stay off public forums and spend your time finding an experienced DUI attorney.
Wishing you good luck.
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