GASTON COUNTY, NC (The News & Record) – A Charlotte man driving a 2013 BMW faces charges of DWI and speeding at 132 mph in a 60-mph zone in Gaston County.
Trooper B.D. Michael stopped Erick Jesus Aban-Ramirez at 2:42 a.m. Thursday on I-85 South in Belmont after clocking him traveling at more than twice the posted speed limit, Michael wrote in a court affidavit.
“Defendant was speeding 132 mph in a 60-mp0h zone in an attempt to get away from me. Took him over a mile to pull over,” Michael wrote in a court affidavit.
Aban-Ramirez refused a blood-alcohol breath test. A search warrant was issued for a blood test.
He faces charges of DWI, reckless driving and speeding.