MOUNT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – A 27-year-old Washington man faces DWI and drug charges after a crash Sunday afternoon in Mount Olive Township.
On May 2, at 3:21 p.m., police responded to a report of an accident on Ironia Road. During the course of the police investigation, Malvin J. Santa appeared to be under the influence of alcohol and or drugs, police said.
Santa performed standardized field sobriety tests and upon completion of the investigation, he was transported to headquarters where he submitted to chemical breath testing, police said.
Santa was charged with DWI, reckless driving, possession of prescription legend drug, possession of CDS in a motor vehicle, under the influence of CDS and Failure to Maintain a Lane. He was released to a sober driver, pending a court hearing, police said.