JAY — A former Delaware County middle school principal with a blood alcohol level almost twice the legal limit was charged with a drunken driving related charge, court records show.
Roger “Shane” Carroll, 40, of Eucha, was charged Monday in Delaware County District Court with actual physical control of a vehicle while intoxicated, a misdemeanor.
Carroll tested 0.14 on a breath alcohol test when he was found passed out in the bay of an automatic car wash Nov. 7.
The legal intoxication limit is 0.08.
Carroll was found unresponsive in the driver's seat of a locked gold Mercedes-Benz and a three-quarters full bottle of vodka was found in the passenger-side floorboard, according to a probable cause affidavit.
Carroll turned the car off and removed the key from the ignition; however, after failing several field sobriety tests, authorities believe Carroll tossed the car key into an area covered with weeds, the affidavit states.
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