Arrest in DUI & Child Neglect 9-22-19

Michael L. Haworth, Chief of Police
Pinellas Park Police Department
7700 59th Street N. Pinellas Park, Florida 33781 

Contact: Sergeant Roxanne Pohl Public Information Officer
c- 727-214-7790 

Pinellas Park Police make arrest in DUI & Child Neglect Case Number: 2019-74747 

When: September 22, 2019 at 4:29pm
Where: 94th Avenue/52nd Street Arrested: Shawnod Brown B/M 26 years old - Clearwater 

Charge: One count of child neglect and one count of DUI crash 

What: On September 22, 2019 Pinellas Park Police responded to the above address to conduct an accident investigation. During the investigation officers observed signs of impairment from the driver, Shawnod Brown. Inside Browns vehicle were his two small children; 6 years old and 7 months. Shawnod failed Field Sobriety Evaluations given at the scene and was taken into custody charged with DUI, Child Neglect, and was issued a citation as the at fault driver in the crash. There were minor injuries as a result of the crash, neither child was injured. Brown submitted to a test of his breath and the results were .172/.187 respectively. Both children were released to a family member. No further updates are expected to be released. NOTE: 2018 booking photo attached 

Released by Sgt. R. Pohl, PIO 

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