Bradenton man arrested for DUI

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Jose Centeno-Casique, 43, of Bradenton, was arrested July 17 after police were alerted to a reckless driver in a red pickup entering Holmes Beach.

Officer Tom Fraser followed the pickup north on Marina Drive, observed it swerving into the bike lane and crossing the center lines. The officer stopped the vehicle in the 6900 block of Palm Drive.

Centeno-Casique was arrested for driving under the influence and on a suspended license, according to the police report.

During the traffic stop, the officer noticed a can of beer in a cup holder and that Centeno-Casique responded to the officer in slurred speech.

Fraser reported the motorist failed field-sobriety tests.

Centeno-Casique was transported to the Holmes Beach police station, where he provided breath samples measuring 0.249 and 0.231 blood alcohol content.

He was booked at the Manatee County jail and released on $620 bond pending an 8:25 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, arraignment at the Manatee County Judicial Center, 1051 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton.

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