Elder Ortiz, 24, of 85 Strawberry Hill Ave., Stamford, was arrested Aug. 31 on charges of driving while intoxicated, failure to have headlights on and operating a vehicle with no license.
Stamford and Darien police were operating a sobriety checkpoint in Stamford when Ortiz was observed driving over a curb and sidewalk before coming to a stop, according to the report. A Darien police officer spoke with Ortiz and detected an odor of alcohol and noted that he was unsteady on his feet when asked to exit his car, according to the report.
He was administered a field sobriety test, which he failed, said police.
He posted $250 bond. His court date was unavailable.