Father drives 100 miles per hour to get his son to Chuck E. Cheese’s before it closesBy Mason White 6:05 PM May 15, 2016
|Chuck E. Cheese’s|
By: Mahesh Sarin
A father who drove at high speeds, told police that he wanted to get his son to Chuck E. Cheese’s before it closed.
However, 27-year-old Shane Elzey was not going to make it to the restaurant on time, as it was already five minutes past closing when officers pulled him over.
Police in Georgia, said that the 7-year-old boy was unrestrained while sitting in the front seat of the car.
Elzey was pulled over after 10:00 p.m. in Alpharetta, while going at speed of up to 100 miles per hour.
Officers noticed that he appeared to be under the influence of alcohol. His son was sitting in the front seat while his girlfriend, Jessica Patton, was lying down in the backseat of the car.
Elzey was charged with driving under the influence, child endangerment, reckless driving, speeding, child safety seat violation and disorderly conduct.
Patton became aggressive towards police. She received a summons to appear in court for disorderly conduct.
The car was impounded and the 7-year-old boy was handed over to his grandparents, according to the police report.