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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Worcester County Sheriff's Office Press Release 9-23-14

On September 21, 2014 at approximately 2055 hours a Deputy of the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office observed a red Ford pick-up truck bearing Virginia registration 7745HV fail to stop at the stop sign turning right off of East Market Street onto Route 113 South, Snow Hill, Worcester County, Maryland.
A traffic stop was conducted and the Deputy made contact with the driver, identified as Glen Andrew Payne, age 39, of Atlantic Virginia. While speaking to Payne the Deputy detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from Payne’s breath and person. Payne agreed to submit to a series of field sobriety tests. Payne failed the field sobriety tests and was placed under arrest for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Payne refused to take a breath test.
Payne was issued Maryland Traffic Citations for failing to stop at the stop sign and driving under the influence of alcohol. Payne was released on citations pending a trial.

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