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Motorist Caught Speeding Near School Under Influence, Milford Police Say

An area man was arrested for alleged DUI after being caught speeding.
An area man was arrested for alleged DUI after being caught speeding. Photo Credit: Google Maps

A 40-year-old man was busted for speeding, while allegedly under the influence in the area of a school and a playground, Milford Police said.

Fernando Monter-Aztatzi of New Haven was stopped for allegedly speeding around 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 21, on Merwin Avenue, near Anderson Avenue, said the Milford Police.

During the stop, officers noticed that Monter-Aztatzi was allegedly under the influence of alcohol and marijuana, police said.

Police said refused to provide a breath or urine sample. During a search, officers found less than a half-ounce of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

He was charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, operating an unregistered vehicle, traveling unreasonably fast, possession of less than half-ounce of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Monter-Aztatzi was released on $500 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on June 20.

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