Commonwealth v. P.A. – OUI
Practice Area: OUI/DUI
Outcome: Not Guilty
Cambridge District Court
Client’s vehicle was found parked, running and facing the wrong way in the middle of a one way street. When police arrived, Client was assisting his intoxicated friend into an apartment.
Officer’s spoke with Client and found him to be intoxicated as well. There were also open containers on top of the vehicle and ¾ empty handle of rum in the trunk. Client was subsequently placed under arrest for OUI.
At trial, Attorney Seed cross examined two police officers and a civilian witness who called 911. None of the witnesses could effectively prove that Client was the operator of the car, even though it was registered to him.
Client found Not Guilty after trial.