Magnolia Man Arrested For 6th Offense DUI
Incident Number: 50-23-1498
Date/Time: Saturday, January 14, 2023 at 1:44 p.m.
Location: Intersection of McKee Road and Taylor Drive, Dover, DE
Contact: Dover Police Department Public Information Officer
Master Corporal Ryan Schmid Email: Ryan.Schmid@cj.state.de.us
Narrative: The Dover Police Department has arrested Charles Scott, 63, of Magnolia, for 6th offense DUI, following an accident Saturday afternoon. The investigation began when Dover Police were called to the intersection of Mckee Road and Taylor Drive at 1:44 p.m. for the report of a single vehicle accident with the driver passed out behind the wheel. Officers responded and noted that the driver, Scott, was displaying signs of an overdose, so the officers began life saving efforts. Scott was transported to an area hospital for additional treatment. Further investigation revealed Scott had 5 previous driving under the influence convictions. Scott was released from the hospital and transported to Dover Police where he was processed and arraigned.
Scott was committed to SCI on a $5,000 secured bail on the following charges:
-DUI 6th Offense
-Driving While Suspended or Revoked
-Failure to Have Insurance Identification in Possession
-Operation of an Unregistered Motor Vehicle