CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY IN VIENNA VIRGINIA CASE RESULT:
Misdemeanor Drunk in Public Charge (VA Code 18.2-388, Vienna Code 10-34) was DROPPED after completion of 5 hours of community service.
Vienna Code Sec. 10-34. – Drunkenness.
If any person is intoxicated in public, whether such intoxication results from alcohol, narcotic drug or other intoxicant or drug of whatever nature, he shall be deemed guilty of a Class 4 misdemeanor. In any area in which there is located a court-approved detoxification center, a law-enforcement officer may authorize the transportation, by police or otherwise, of public inebriates to such detoxification center in lieu of arrest; however, no person shall be involuntarily detained in such center.
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