WARWICK, RI — Officer Matthew Carradimos stopped a grayHonda on Rte. 2 Jan. 25 at about 8 p.m. when it moved straight through theintersection with East Avenue on a green arrow signal, nearly causing a crash,
The car tried to pull over to the left, but was stopped by the median, then pulled over to theright, driving onto the sidewalk in the process, leaving the back right wheelon the sidewalk, according to the officer’s report.
Carradimos spoke with the driver, identifyingher as Jordan Ambramovitz,24, of 2501 Casa Bona Ave., Apt 2, Belmont, CA.
Ambramovitz told the officer she had just leftdinner with a friend, that she had just broken up with her boyfriend, and thatshe had had a glass of wine earlier that night.
As they spoke, Carradimos noted her speech wasslurred, her eyes bloodshot and her eyes were bloodshot.
A second officer, Jessica Masso, arrived and
Masso began reading the driver her rights, andthe woman recited them with her, after which the officer had to insist ondelivering the information herself.
After the officers transported her to WarwickPolice Headquarters, 99 Veterans Memorial Drive, Ambramovitz refused to submitto a chemical test. She was charged with DUI, first offense. She was also citedfor driving without registration, failing to use a turn signal, and failure toobey traffic control devices.
She was released to a sober adult.