It was deja vu for one Warwick man this past weekend as he was hit with his second DUI charge in less than a week.
Brian Fracassa, 44, of Warwick was arrested Sunday, Aug. 19 by Rhode Island State Police after he crashed is car on Route 10 in Cranston, according to WPRI. During his breath test, Fracassa allegedly blew a .222 – almost triple the legal limit.
Just a week prior, . Along with a DUI charge, Fracassa was hit with a possession of a controlled substance (cocaine) charge and multiple roadway violations.
After his second arrest, Fracassa was brought to Rhode Island Hospital for observation and later arraigned and released on $1,000 bail. He is scheduled to appear in Third District Court on Tuesday, Aug. 21 for charges from both the NKPD and RI State Police.
Fracassa's arrest came just days following the State Police press conference to kick off its "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign.