Speeding motorist arrested for fourth offense DWI - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Speeding motorist arrested for fourth offense DWI

Roger L. Paris (Source: Louisiana State Police) Roger L. Paris (Source: Louisiana State Police)

The following is a Friday, Aug. 10 news release from Louisiana State Police Troop D:

This morning, at 7:13 a.m., a state trooper assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop D clocked a vehicle traveling 93 miles per hour in a 60 mile per hour speed zone on Interstate 210 near Legion Street in Lake Charles.

Troopers determined the driver, 42-year-old Roger L. Paris, of Lake Charles, was impaired.

Paris was arrested for DWI fourth offense, driving with a suspended driver’s license, and speeding 93 MPH in a 60 MPH zone. He was booked into the Calcasieu Parish Correctional  Center.

In 2011, Troop D troopers arrested over 1,200 people for impaired driving.  

Many of those impaired drivers were reported to State Police by concerned motorists. To report impaired drivers, motorists are encouraged to dial *LSP (*577) from their cellular phone or to  contact their local law enforcement agency.

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