Maynard Police Department

Maynard Police Arrest Man for 4th OUI Offense

Mark W. Dubois, Chief of Police
197 Main St.
Maynard, MA 01754

For Immediate Release

Monday, June 6, 2016

Contact: John Guilfoil
Phone: 978-841-9948

Maynard Police Arrest Man for 4th OUI Offense

MAYNARD —  Chief Mark Dubois reports that the Maynard Police Department early Saturday morning arrested a man for driving with a suspended license and charged him with his fourth offense of Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol.

RONALD ROYSE, AGE 48, OF ACTON (Maynard Police Booking Photo)

RONALD ROYSE, AGE 48, OF ACTON was charged with:

On June 4 at approximately 1:16 a.m., Officer Thomas Palmerino was patrolling Nason Street when he noticed a vehicle with no headlights or taillights active, traveling the wrong way up the road.

Officer Palmerino caught up with the vehicle near the Maynard Fire Department and conducted a motor vehicle stop. ROYSE pulled over in a convenience store parking lot and immediately got out of the vehicle and held his hands up.

Officers on scene noticed that ROYSE had slurred speech and a strong odor of alcohol coming from him. He then failed multiple field sobriety tests. A breath test was administered, and ROYSE registered a .128, which is more than 50% higher than the legal limit of .08.

ROYSE was held at the Maynard Police Department on $10,000 cash bail pending his arraignment Monday morning in Concord District Court.