Bridgeville man faces eighth DUI

December 28, 2017

A Bridgeville man faces his eighth DUI charge after police stopped him Dec. 27 in Millsboro.

Charles R. Alsentzer, 55, was driving on Delaware Avenue when police stopped him for an invalid vehicle registration, said Millsboro Police Chief Brian K. Calloway.

Upon contacting the driver, Calloway said, police detected an odor of alcohol and proceeded with a DUI investigation.

Police learned Alsentzer had seven previous DUI convictions. Alsentzer was charged with his eighth DUI offense – a felony, driving while suspended and revoked, and failing to transfer vehicle registration. He was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution in default of $10,501 secured bond.