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South San Francisco Man Arrested For Drug DUI After Crashing Into Two Parked Cars

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO – 20-year-old Jorge Portillo of Daly City was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs after he crashed into two parked cars.

The incident took place Tuesday morning and officers soon arrived at the 600 block of Grand Avenue to investigate a report of a hit-and-run. Police soon caught up with the suspect a couple of blocks away who was driving away from the scene of the crash. The vehicle showed moderate front-end damage and motor oil was leaking.

According to police, Portillo was issued a series of field sobriety tests when he was stopped, which he failed. He was booked into San Mateo County Jail for several charges including driving under the influence of drugs and leaving the scene of a collision.

The incident is still under investigation and anyone with information regarding the case can call the South San Francisco Police Department at 650-877-8900.

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Aaron Bortel is a Lawyer in the San Francisco Bay Area. He’s been a Criminal Defense attorney for over 25 years whose practice is dedicated exclusively to DUI law. He has offices in Marin County and San Francisco and defends his clients in all Bay Area Courts and at DMV.