Bradenton woman arrested for DUI

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Police arrested a Bradenton woman for driving under the influence after following her vehicle from Holmes Beach across the Anna Maria Island Bridge to Perico Island.

Angela Bingham, 40, of Bradenton, was stopped in the 12000 block of Manatee Avenue at about 2:30 a.m. Jan. 20.

HBPD Officer Alan Bores observed her tires cross the roadway center lines in the 4000 block of Gulf Drive and in the 700 block of Manatee Avenue, and then almost hit the bridge curb, before he pulled her over.

Bingham told the officer she was coming from work, where she had consumed two glasses of wine, according to the police report.

Bingham agreed to take a field-sobriety test, but it was discontinued after she unable to complete the one-leg stand as instructed.

She refused to provide breath samples and declined an interview after being read her Miranda rights.

In addition to the DUI, Bingham was ticketed for failure to drive in a single lane, provide proof of insurance and display her vehicle registration.

She posted a $500 bond and was released.

Her arraignment is set for 8:25 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the Manatee County Judicial Center, 1051 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton.

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