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Man charged with DWI, open container in Hunterdon County

READINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (Hunterdon County) –  A man is facing several charges including driving while intoxicated in Readington Township.

On Saturday, December 11, at around 1:45 a.m., police observed a vehicle driving carelessly on Route 22 east, police said.

While the officer was speaking to the driver, who was identified as Gerry J. Adams, 32, of New York, the officer detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his breath and observed an open container inside the vehicle, police said.

Adams failed the officers field sobriety tests and was arrested for driving while intoxicated. He was issued motor vehicle summonses for DWI, reckless driving, careless driving, open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle and failure to maintain lane, police said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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