Man arrested on suspicion of DUI after Petaluma crash

(BCN) — Petaluma police arrested a person suspected of driving below the affect after getting concerned in a four-vehicle crash and attempting to evade officers in a foot chase by a residential neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

At 5:50 p.m. Sunday, police responded to studies of a hit-and-run collision within the space of Lakeville Freeway and S. McDowell Boulevard, the place an SUV pushed by 58-year-old Petaluma resident Charles Piezzi had reportedly rear-ended one car and brought about a sequence response collision involving a complete of 4 autos.

Because of the crash, one grownup feminine was taken to the hospital due to her accidents, whereas a 12-year-old youngster was handled on the scene for minor accidents. Following the collision, the suspect reportedly drove his car over a curb, parked it in a close-by parking zone and fled on foot into a close-by neighborhood, the place police tracked him to the yard of a house within the 1500 block of Rio Nido Method.

Based on police, Piezzi disregarded their instructions to give up and entered the unlocked backdoor of the residence, jumped the rear fence of the property and entered one other close by yard in an obvious effort to evade officers.

Officers gave chase and the suspect was apprehended with out additional incident, Petaluma police mentioned.

Upon his arrest, police realized that Piezzi’s blood alcohol content material was greater than twice the authorized restrict and that he had switched license plates with a unique car he owned. A information examine confirmed the suspect was on DUI probation and his driver’s license was suspended because of his prior arrest.

Piezzi was later booked on the Sonoma County Essential Grownup Detention Facility on a slew of expenses, together with DUI with harm, DUI with harm over .08% blood-alcohol content material, hit and run with harm, housebreaking for coming into an occupied dwelling within the fee of against the law, resisting or obstructing Peace Officers, driving with a suspended license for DUI, displaying false license plate and violation of DUI probation.

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