DUI for Driver Asleep at the Wheel on Putnam Ave

On Aug 31 Greenwich Police observed a USA Taxi Lincoln Town Car stopped on East Putnam Ave near the intersection with Overlook Drive.

The driver, identified by his Connecticut Driver’s License as Diego Ramon Dambolena-Ojeda, 43, of 36 Sherwood Avenue in Greenwich, was asleep in the car which was running and in drive.

According to Greenwich Police, when Dambolena-Ojeda woke up, he slurred his words, was unsteady on his feet and smelled of alcohol. He did not perform sobriety tests to standard and was placed under arrest for DUI and Improper Parking.

Mr. Dambolena-Ojeda, who was unable to post his $250 bond, has a court date in Stamford Superior Court on Sept. 14, 2016.