A man was charged with impaired driving, consuming under the age of 21 and reckless driving on March 20 after a single-car crash, according to the ECU Police Department.
The incident occurred about midnight on Biltmore Street near Fifth Street. Jackson Neil Leatherwood, 19, 123 North Eastern St, Greenville, had wrecked his vehicle in a single-car crash, the report said.
According to ECU Lt. Chris Sutton, Leatherwood was traveling away from the uptown area when he took a hard left into the front yard of the Alumni Center on Fifth Street. Lockwood hit a brick retaining wall, causing estimated damages of $10,000 to the structure.
No one was injured during the incident. Lockwood's 2005 Toyota Four Runner was inoperable and had $5,000 worth of damages.
The report stated that Leatherwood had slurred speech, was slow to answer questions, stumbled when he got out of his vehicle and swayed when standing. His blood alcohol level was 0.11, Sutton said.
Four other people also were charged with driving while impaired, according to court records and law enforcement reports available between March 15-19. In other cases, court documents indicate:
- Eric Delvonta Bunn, 28, of 423 Boyd St., Grimesland, was stopped at 10 a.m. on March 19 at N.C. 33 near Mobleys Bridge Road by the State Highway Patrol. He was traveling west on N.C. 33 and passed an SUV. He was driving in the center turn lane recklessly and had an odor of alcohol on his breath. His blood alcohol level was 0.10.
- Brenton Terrel Hardy, 23, 2601 Sheffield St., Apex, was stopped at 10:51 p.m. on March 18 at the intersection of Reade Circle near Dickinson Avenue by the Greenville Police Department. He had red glassy eyes and strong odor of alcohol on breath. When brought in, he was intoxicated and disruptive and refused to answer questions.
- Cole James Nigro, 23, 5947 Sentinel Dr, Raleigh, was stopped at 11:05 p.m. on March 17 at North Library Street by the Greenville Police Department. He had a strong odor of alcohol and his blood alcohol level was 0.18.
- Michael Alan Wilkerson, 41, 3721 Ernest Loftin Road, Ayden, was stopped at 11:45 p.m. on March 15 at East Avenue near Jeff Josh Lane by Ayden Police Department. He had an open can of beer in his vehicle, red glassy eyes and an odor of alcohol on his breath. His blood alcohol level was 0.08.