A Las Vegas lady guzzled 5 pictures of laborious liquor earlier than plowing into an SUV — killing a person and critically injuring his younger son, prosecutors reportedly stated.
Lisa Guerino, 38, allegedly drove her Jeep Grand Cherokee by a cease signal at 4 a.m. Wednesday in Sin City after downing the drinks at Jackpot Joanie’s on line casino, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported.
“She had five shots of Patron,” Clark County prosecutor Shanon Clowers advised a choose, the report stated. “We have the receipt for it. She lived in the neighborhood. She was seen walking from the vehicle.”
A passenger within the compact Volkswagen SUV, Stephens Palmatier Jr., 37, of Las Vegas, died on the scene.
Palmatier’s 3-year-old son was rushed to a hospital in crucial situation, whereas two others contained in the household’s Volkswagen, together with a 6-year-old lady, had minor accidents, police stated.
Cops later caught up with Guerino at her close by residence after she fled the crash scene. She initially claimed she was in mattress on the time of the lethal wreck, Clowers reportedly stated.
“The length she went to, the steps she took to evade capture, it is significant,” Justice of the Peace Elana Lee Graham reportedly stated of Guerino Thursday.
The choose cited a police account alleging Guerino was caught on surveillance footage on the on line casino whereas imbibing, the newspaper reported.
The outcomes of Guerino’s blood check weren’t detailed Thursday, however the Clark County Public Defender’s Office stated the screening didn’t place till 4 hours later.
Guerino is dealing with fees together with two counts of DUI inflicting dying of considerable bodily hurt. Graham set her bail at $100,000 and ordered her to not drive if she’s launched, the Review-Journal reported.
She remained in custody Friday on the Clark County Detention Center, on-line file present.