Being arrested and taken to jail: It's not how you were hoping to ring in 2017. But the reality is that many people experience unusual run-ins with the law on New Year's Eve.
Many people use prescription drugs, and most adults drive. Sometimes prescription medication use (or the unprescribed use of medications) can lead to legal trouble for a person who is simply following their doctor's orders while operating their own vehicle.
It's common for a person to have "one too many" at a Christmas or New Year's Eve party. At times during the holidays, many Texas law enforcement officers are on alert, looking for drunk drivers. Perhaps you or a family member was recently stopped, Breathalyzed and arrested.