Delaware driver facing DUI count
A Delaware driver is facing a driving under the influence (DUI) charge in Jim Thorpe.
Borough police said on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, about 5:35 p.m. they stopped Gabriel L. Summa, 41, of 1010 Dover Ave., Elsmere, for a traffic violation in the area of 5 Lehigh Ave.
He displayed signs of intoxication and failed field sobriety tests. Police said Summa admitted to smoking marijuana.
He was placed under arrest and taken to the Lehighton hospital for a blood test. The test showed the presence of marijuana and also a .09BAC.
He has been charged with three counts of DUI, possession of drug paraphernalia, and several summary traffic violations.