Driver leaves scene of accident in Hanover; Parsippany Police arrest for DWI

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Patrol Officer D. Sisco pulled behind a 2008 Honda Accord which was stopped on the shoulder of Route 46 west near Summit Street with its hazard lights activated.

While speaking to the driver, Mr. William Brockman, 23, Dover, he detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his breath.

He also noted that the vehicle appeared to have been involved in a motor vehicle crash due to the fact the rear bumper was missing, there was visible damage to the front of the vehicle, and both front tires were flat.

After a brief investigation, Mr. Brockman was placed under arrest and transported to Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Headquarters. While there, officers were contacted by Hanover Police Department who advised them that the vehicle was involved in a motor vehicle crash in their township and they were responding to our headquarters to speak to Mr. Brockman.

Mr. Brockman was charged with the following by Parsippany Police Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving.

He was released on his own recognizance pending his court date.

Editor’s Note: An arrest or the signing of a criminal complaint is merely an accusation.  Despite this accusation, the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until he or she has been proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.