A 31-year-old man driving an SUV that was swerving over the double yellow line on Hoyt Street was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated, and cocaine was found in the vehicle, police said. Darien police gave this account of what happened, including accusations not proven in court:
At about 2 a.m., a police officer saw a black 2005 Toyota 4runner swerving over the line on Hoyt Street south of Lynn Court. When the vehicle was pulled over, the officer could smell the odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from it, and the driver’s eyes were glassy and bloodshot. The driver, a resident of Mulberry Street in Stamford, told the officer that he’d had two drinks that night. The driver couldn’t correctly perform a sobriety field test and was arrested on a charge of driving while under the influence.