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Man charged with 3rd DUI following Friday crash

Post Date:03/18/2017 6:00 PM

At 7:45pm Friday night a citizen called in to report a reckless driver driving down the middle of Franklin Road near Mack Hatcher. An officer who spotted the vehicle in downtown Franklin witnessed the driver strike a parked car on Main St. near 4th Ave., and then leave the scene. Officers stopped the suspect vehicle and determined that the driver, 57-year-old Matthew Oddo, was impaired.

matthew-thomas-oddo1Matthew Oddo
Age: 57
College Grove, TN

Oddo, charged with the offenses below, is free on the $7,500 bond set by the magistrate:
◾DUI – Third Offense;
◾Leaving the Scene of a Crash;
◾Failure to Report a Crash.

Oddo is due in court at 1:00 pm on March 30, 2017.

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