Man Arrested for Third DWI
POSTED: Monday, July 25, 2011 - 1:43pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 25, 2011 - 1:53pm
EL PASO- Police have charged a man with Driving While Intoxicated for the third time.
Police say Samuel Rivera, 35, was straddling two lanes as he traveled east on Hondo Pass around 8:00 a.m.
Friday morning. Rivera then stopped the vehicle in the cross walk, almost striking two pedestrians at the intersection of Hondo Pass and Stahala. Rivera was placed under arrest for DWI and further investigation revealed that he has two previous convictions for DWI, one in 2004 and the second in 2007. He was booked into the El Paso County Jail on the offense of DWI 3rd or more and bond set at $2,500.00.