NWGA Scanner | February 10th, 2021

Suwanee man found DUI after nearly causing several crashes on I-75 in Gordon County

According to a Gordon County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On Saturday, February 6th, 2021, at approximately 12:14 AM, Deputy Mills was on routine patrol traveling north on Interstate 75. The deputy observed a Silver color Ford Escape failing to maintain its lane and following too close to other vehicles, nearly causing several crashes. The deputy conducted a traffic stop. The deputy spoke with the Driver Sandris Somins Misa, 49, of Suwanee, Gwinnett County. The deputy could smell the odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from Miss. When asked if he had been drinking, Misa stated no. The deputy asked Misa for his license. Misa had a hard time getting them and dropped them. The deputy noticed Misa’s eyes were blood shot. The deputy had Misa exit the vehicle. When Misa got to the rear of the vehicle, he lost his balance. Deputy Holley checked Misa to see if he was safe to drive. The deputy performed a standard field sobriety test and determined that Misa was DUI. While arresting Misa, the deputy noticed Misa had defecated on himself. Misa was read implied consent for breath and refused. While searching the vehicle incident to arrest, a deputy discovered a half empty bottle of wine under the passenger seat. Misa was transported to the Gordon County Jail and issued citations for DUI, failure to maintain lane, following to close, improper lane change, and failure to signal.