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DWI Arrest: On March 23, 2019 at 10:08 p.m., Ptl. Sean Higgins was on Route 23 South monitoring traffic. Ptl. Higgins observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and confirmed that it was traveling above the posted speed limit. Ptl. Higgins caught up to the suspect vehicle, a silver 2002 Mercedes Benz and conduct a motor vehicle stop. Ptl. Higgins made contact with the driver, later identified as Lawrence Narvaez Jr., 48 years old of Ringwood, N.J. He observed that Mr. Narvaez displayed multiple signs of alcohol consumption and removed him from his car. Mr. Narvaez was asked to perform field sobriety tests and was subsequently arrested upon the conclusion of the tests. He was transported to Pequannock Police Headquarters where he was processed and charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test, Speeding, and Careless Driving. He was released to a third party and has a scheduled court date at the Pequannock Municipal Court.
Lt. Daniel Comune
Operations & Public Information Officer