On Nov. 17, Deputy Milton Pesante initiated a traffic stop on Mechanicsville Road in Mechanicsville.
Deputy Pesante identified the driver as Bernard C. Raley, age 51 from Mechanicsville. The deputy detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage on the breath of Mr. Raley.
Raley failed to satisfactorily complete field sobriety tests and it was also determined that his driver’s license was currently revoked.
Raley was placed under arrest and charged with Driving While Under the Influence of Alcohol, Driving While Impaired by Alcohol, and Driving on Revoked License and Privilege.