Police arrest Bradenton man for DUI in Holmes Beach

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A 41-year-old Bradenton man was nabbed for driving under the influence in Holmes Beach.

  1. Maye was arrested at about 10 p.m. Feb. 12 in the 7000 block of Palm Drive by a Manatee County sheriff’s deputy on routine patrol, according to police reports.

Deputy Richard Snyder III clocked Maye at 36 mph in a 25-mph zone and reported him drifting out of his lane of travel.

The reports state Maye told the deputy he’d had one drink with dinner.

Snyder called for assistance and MCSO Deputy Andrew Vanover responded.

Maye agreed to perform the field-sobriety tests requested by Vanover, who noted signs of Maye’s impairment and made the arrest.

Maye was transported to jail, where he twice refused to provide a breath sample.

The 12th Circuit Court State Attorney filed formal charges Feb. 28, adding aggravating factors of minor in the vehicle and a prior conviction to the DUI charge.

In addition to the DUI, he was charged with driving on an expired license.

He posted a $620 bond and was released.

His arraignment is set for 8:25 a.m. Wednesday, March 14, at the Manatee County Judicial Center, 1051 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton.

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