Driver Who Almost Hit Greenwich Police Patrol Car Charged with DUI

On June 20 arond1:30am, Greenwich Police spotted a car cross the double yellow line on West Putnam Ave between Oak Ridge and Prospect Street and almost hit a marked Greenwich Police patrol car.

The car was stopped and investigation revealed the driver had the odor of alcoholic beverages.

Jaime Barboza, 31, of Day Street in Norwalk was charged with DUI, Failure to Drive in Proper Lane and Driving without a License.

He was released on $230 bond and has a date in Stamford Superior Court on July 3, 2019.