STATE v. GS
3rd Degree felony count of fleeing to elude a law enforcement officer
Client charged with a third degree felony count of fleeing to elude a law enforcement officer. Client was clocked on his motorcycle at 94/45 zone and subsequently pursued by a sheriff’s deputy. Client was witnessed driving down several roads, ultimately coming to a stop on a gravel road near his home. Attorney was hired on the case and within 3 weeks of hire, negotiated with the State to allow his client to perform Pre-Trial Diversion. Fleeing to Elude carries with it a mandatory driver’s license suspension. If Pre-Trial Diversion is completed, client’s case will be dropped and he will not lose his driving privilege.