Lexington, KY asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky

Q: Can I be charged with DUI if I was outside of the car inside a store before cop pulled up? Says he saw me driving.

Was driving on do you are suspended license all had parked at the liquor store, went in the store got what I wanted and I was I was checking out I seen the cop circle through the parking lot. When I came out of the liquor store I knew he was waiting on me so I took off running and was later apprehended a few streets over and charged with driving on suspended license from a previous DUI, & DUI. They also had my car towed from the liquor store parking lot.

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Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: Yes.

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