EASTON — Easton police on Sunday, July 7, arrested a Hyattsville man on drunk driving charges.

According to a new release, officers saw a black Audi speeding on U.S. Route 50 near Easton High School. Police said they stopped the car and smelled a strong odor of alcohol coming from inside it and from the driver, John Cornelius Wallace, 43, of Hyattsville.

Police said Wallace could not complete field sobriety tests successfully, and he refused to take an Intoxi-meter test.

Wallace was charged with speeding, driving while impaired, driving under the influence and negligent driving.

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