Posted: Aug 10, 2012 7:21 PM by Press Release
This morning, at 7:13 a.m., a state trooper assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop D clocked a vehicle traveling 93 miles per hour in a 60 mile per hour speed zone on Interstate 210 near Legion Street in Lake Charles. Troopers determined the driver, 42-year-old Roger L. Paris of Lake Charles, was impaired.
Paris was arrested for DWI fourth offense, driving with a suspended driver's license, and speeding 93 MPH in a 60 MPH zone. He was booked into the Calcasieu Parish Correctional Center.
In 2011, Troop D troopers arrested over 1,200 people for impaired driving. Many of those impaired drivers were reported to State Police by concerned motorists