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Monroe Police Charge Newtown Driver With DUI

Monroe Police charged a Newtown man with driving under the influence Jan. 21.
Monroe Police charged a Newtown man with driving under the influence Jan. 21. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman

MONROE, Conn. -- Police charged a man from Newtown with driving under the influence of alcohol after seeing him allegedly drive erratically on Route 25 in Monroe on Jan. 21, according to the Monroe Courier.

The vehicle allegedly was observed "swerving between the double yellow line and the fog line" before an officer stopped it, said the Monroe Courier.

The driver, Daniel Jopp, 53, was additionally charged with failure to drive in the proper lane, according to the Monroe Courier.

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