NWGA Scanner | July 25th, 2022

Tennessee teen arrested for DUI after crashing on School Street in Catossa County

According to a Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On July 17th, 2022, at 2:39 AM, Lt. Cantrell was dispatched to an address on School Street in reference to a vehicle crash. Lt. Cantrell made contact with the driver, later identified as Alwin Estevez, 18, of Tennessee, and could smell a strong odor of alcoholic beverage emitting from his breath and person. Deputy Cantrell asked the subject for his license, and he advised he did not have one. Alwin showed to have a suspended license through Tennessee. Alwin stated he came off the hill and went through the stop sign, through a fence, and into the yard. According to the report, Alwin was asked if he had consumed any alcoholic beverages before driving, and he advised he only had one beer.” After advising he was only 18, the deputy asked Alwin if he knew the legal drinking age was 21, and he stated he did. Deputy Cantrell asked Alwin again how much alcohol he had consumed this date, and he then stated he had three bottles of Corona beer. During field sobriety tests, Alwin showed several signs of impairment and showed a BAC of .130 on a PBT. Alwin was placed under arrest for DUI, and he refused the state testing of his blood. During this time, Alwin defecated on himself. Alwin was booked into the Catoosa County Jail, charged with DUI, too fast for conditions, and driving on a suspended license.