Officers Arrest DUI Wrong Way Driver

11/04/16

WHEN: 02/15/2016, 3 a.m.

WHERE: I-4 Eastbound exit ramp at 21st Street

SUSPECT: Alexandra Luckett, 10/16/1977, W/F, 5359 Marset Lane, North Port, FL 

CHARGES: Driving under the influence 

DETAILS: While on patrol, a DUI officer spotted the suspect in her 2015 Mitsubishi Galant stopped at the red light at 14th Avenue East and 21st Street North in the right (straight only) lane. She was facing west bound on 14th Avenue.  When the light turned green, the suspect pulled into the intersection and made a left turn on 21st Street, crossing in front of another vehicle that was in the left lane.  The suspect then made a right hand turn (westbound) the wrong way onto the I-4 eastbound exit ramp.  She pulled up to the "wrong way" sign, drove around it and continued up the exit ramp.   The DUI officer conducted a traffic stop on the exit ramp and he noted cues of impairment.  She failed the field sobriety tests and was transported to booking without incident.  She refused to provide a breath sample at booking.

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