DUI Arrest

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
Patrol Operations Bureau
-Patrol North District

Corporal Michael Kilian (K-9 Unit)
Hire Date: 01/10/2005

Jan Lee Witherite (Arrested)
DOB: 02/18/1967
Address: 218 Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, PA
Vehicle: Red 2016 Pontiac SUV
Charges: Driving Under the Influence

The driver of a vehicle in Palm Harbor was arrested for DUI after a K-9 deputy observed the suspect driving on the wrong side of the road.

The incident occurred at approximately 12:39 a.m. on Sunday, August 23, 2015.

The incident occurred on Alderman Road near the intersection of Rolling Woods Drive.

According to deputies, K-9 Corporal Michael Kilian was on Alderman Road when he observed a 2016 Pontiac SUV traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of Alderman Road from Belcher Road. Corporal Kilian was able to stop the vehicle before it caused a collision. The suspect driving the vehicle was identified as, 48-year-old Jan Witherite.

Witherite had a BAC of .196. Witherite was arrested for DUI and was transported to the Pinellas County Jail.

No injuries were reported.

The investigation continues.

Booking photograph of Jan Witherite.

Posted by Sunday, August 23, 2015 2:27:00 PM Categories: General News

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