Two people arrested after driving impaired

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EASTON, Md. – Two people were arrested after being pulled over for allegedly driving impaired.

Officers tell 47 abc, an off-duty state trooper noticed a vehicle blow a tire on Old Trappe Road but the car continued driving.

The car reportedly drove at a slow pace, went into a ditch, and then came out of it, and eventually ended up at Days Inn. Easton police officers say they arrived and found 25 year old Deep Patel, seeming incoherent with slurred speech.

Officers add, there was no alcohol detected on his breath, but he refused to take any tests and Patel was placed under arrest. Police allegedly suspected capsules of heroin on the passenger, which were found in the passengers wallet.

The passenger identified as 24 year old Iyana Wilson, was also placed under arrest and charged with CDS not marijuana and CDS not marijuana/fentanyl. Patel was charged with numerous traffic charges including driving while impaired, driving under the influence, driving while impaired by CDS, fraud as he attempted to conceal his identity, plus CDS not marijuana and CDS paraphernalia.

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