Dewey Beach Man Charged with DUI & Weapons Offenses


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A Dewey Beach man has been arrested after a traffic stop on Coastal Highway in Rehoboth Beach. Delaware State Police say 32 year old Andrew Vogt was speeding when he passed a trooper on patrol north of Miller Road. The trooper smelled alcohol coming from inside the car and Vogt showed signs of being under the influence. A DUI investigation was started and Vogt was arrested. A search of the vehicle turned up a loaded 9mm semi-automatic pistol, a 9 ½ inch fixed blade knife, over 13 grams of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Vogt is charged with:

  • Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon (Felony)
  • Possession of a Firearm while Under the Influence
  • Driving a Vehicle Under the Influence of Alcohol
  • Possession of Marijuana (Civil Violation)
  • Speeding in Excess of Posted Speed Limit

Vogt was arraigned in the Justice of the Peace Court #3 and was released on a $3000 unsecured bond.