Scenes From Suspected DUI Arrest On Central Avenue

Police administer a field sobriety test early this evening to the driver of a car pulled over at 1247 Central Ave., on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol or both. The driver told police he is from Albuquerque. He had two passengers in the car with him, one reportedly from Albuquerque and the other reportedly from the Jemez Pueblo. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

The driver failed the field sobriety test this evening at 1247 Central Ave., and is arrested and charged with suspected DUI. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

The car in which the driver is arrested and suspected of DUI at 1247 Central this evening contained alcohol and drug paraphernalia including two full bottles and one empty bottle of Fireball Whiskey, several full and empty cans of beer, a pink pipe, and a jar that contained possible marijuana residue. Police transported the driver to the Los Alamos County Detention Center and impounded the car. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Police question one of two passengers riding in the car this evening with the driver suspected of DUI on Central. Both passengers were eventually allowed to leave the scene on foot. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Police question the second passenger, at left, while the driver, at right, removes his shoes and socks saying he could do a better job in the field sobriety test but in the end, he failed and was charged with suspected DUI. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Police block in the car of a driver suspected of DUI at 1247 Central Ave., and chat with one of the passengers. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Scene from this evening’s arrest at 1247 Central Ave., of an Albuquerque man suspected of driving under the influence. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

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