DWI HIT PARADE: Delaware State Troopers Arrest Jason W. Carroll for 4th Offense DUI and Weapons Offenses after Vehicle Crash
WILMINGTON, DEL. – The Delaware State Police have charged Jason W. Carroll, 31 of Wilmington with multiple weapons and traffic-related offenses after he was involved in a collision while under the influence of alcohol.
At approximately 10:24 p.m., on Friday, November 23, 2018, Troopers responded to Centerville Rd. in the area of Boxwood Rd., for the report of a three-vehicle crash. The investigation determined that a 2012 Ford F-350 pick-up truck operated by Carroll had rear-ended a 2008 Dodge Nitro, which was then forced into a 2001 Honda Odyssey.
Upon making contact with Carroll, Troopers could smell an odor of alcohol at which time they initiated a DUI investigation.
The subsequent investigation determined that Carroll was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision and that he has three prior convictions for DUI. A search of the passenger compartment of Carroll’s pick-up truck produced a 7.62 Norinco Samozaryadny Karabin (SKS) rifle along with 2 fully loaded 30 round magazines.
REPEAT OFFENDER DUI DRIVER JASON W. CARROLL WAS RELEASED ON A $3,000 BOND INSTEAD OF BEING HELD WITHOUT BOND!
Carroll was taken into custody without incident and then transported to Troop 6 where he was charged with the following offenses:
- DUI 4th Offense
- Possession of a Firearm or Ammunition by a Person Prohibited (2 counts)
- Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon
- Possession of a Firearm While Under the Influence
- Inattentive Driving
- No Proof of Insurance
- No Proof of Registration
He was then arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court #2 and released after posting $3000.00 secured bond.
MARYLAND GUN CONVICTION
Carroll was found guilty of a deadly weapons charge in Worcester County Circuit Court on Jan. 2, 2008 and fined $500.00.