A Silverlake Motorist made a complaint to Silverlake Police after they witnessed a silver sedan driving erratically and speeding through traffic. Officers from Silverlake Central District caught up to the driver just before they crossed into Silverlake East District.
The motorist was charged with speeding, reckless driving, and distracted driving.
It was determined that the motorist was going to be late for a flight, and the motorist became aggravated with police during the stop. The motorist missed his flight due to the stop.
Officers from Silverlake Police remind motorists that there is not an excuse for speeding, even if you're late for a flight, and speeding will not get you there any faster, especially when you're caught.