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Dover Man Arrested for Third Offense DUI After Sleeping Behind the Wheel

Incident Number: 50-21-30860

Date/Time:  Monday, October 11th, 2021 at 10:12 p.m.

Location: Cedar Chase Drive at North DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us


The Dover Police Department arrested Steven Jayne (29, Dover) for a third offense DUI charge on Monday night.  Officers responded to the area of North DuPont Highway and Cedar Chase Lane at approximately 10:12 p.m. for a report of a vehicle stopped in the roadway.  Arriving officers located a red Ford F-150 truck stopped in the roadway and found Jayne to be asleep behind the wheel of the running vehicle.  Jayne was unable to complete sobriety tests successfully and a warrant was obtained for a blood draw.  Jayne was committed to SCI on a $3,500 cash bond on the following charges:
-DUI (3rd Offense)
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Traffic Offenses

Steven Jayne