Dunnellon Man Arrested

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                November 13, 2012 Time:                11:00 AM   On November 11, 2012 Deputy Allen Breeding arrested Lawrence Gabriel Padilla for driving under the influence in Yankeetown, Fl.   Deputy Breeding observed a grey vehicle parked in the turn lane at the Yankeetown General store with the car running and headlights on.  The driver, Lawrence Padilla was sitting behind the wheel and Breeding could smell a strong odor of alcoholic beverage on his person.  Upon Padilla getting out the vehicle he was very unsteady on his feet and failed the road side performance test.  Padilla was arrested for driving under the influence and was transported to jail where he refused to blow on the intoxilyzer.  At first appearance Padilla was given a $5,000 dollar bond.   Defendant:   Lawrence Gabriel Padilla 20686 Walnut Street Dunnellon, Fl. W/M, 05/06/1963                                                                                         ###

Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
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