Authorities: Man drove drunk to NJ police station
WESTAMPTON, N.J. (AP) - November 24, 2012 (WPVI) -- Authorities say a South Jersey man was drunk when he drove to a police station on Thanksgiving Day to pick up someone who also had been charged with DUI.
Westampton police say 22-year-old Joseph Shea of Tabernacle arrived at the station around 6:45 a.m. Thursday and was seen driving in the parking lot at a high rate of speed. He was questioned and charged with drunken driving.
Shea was released later that day on his own recognizance and was picked up by another person. A telephone number for Shea could not be found Saturday.
Details about the person that Shea had intended to pick up at the police station were not disclosed.
new jersey, burlington county, DUI, local/state
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