Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office arrests Moss Bluff man for 4th Offense DWI

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office arrests Moss Bluff man for 4th Offense DWI
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POSTED: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 3:00am

UPDATED: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 3:04am

A Moss Bluff man has been arrested for is fourth DWI offense in less than 5 years.

On November 2 at approximately midnight, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a traffic stop near the 2500 block of Highway 171 North in Moss Bluff after observing a car swerving into the opposite lane of travel several times.

When deputies approached the car and spoke with the driver, Benjamin R. Myers, 30, they saw that his speech was slurred and that he appeared very unsteady on his feet.

After Myers performed poorly on a standard field sobriety test, he was arrested and transferred to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office, where he refused to submit to a breath intoxilyzer test.

Myers, who has had 3 DWI arrests since 2009, was booked into Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with DWI 4th.

Judge Ron Ware set his bond at $21,500.

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