D.C.Cir.: Def’s driving car to where it was stopped and searched was “mobile” for automobile exception

Defendant’s car was subject to the automobile exception: probable cause “abounded” at the time of the search and it was mobile because it was driven to the place where it was stopped and searched. Weapons used in a robbery were believed to be in the car. United States v. Eshetu, 2017 U.S. App. LEXIS 13345 (D.C. Cir. July 25, 2017).

Defendant was stopped for suspicion of DUI on Ft. Benning. There was probable cause to get him out for an FST. United States v. Hardie, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 113509 (M.D.Ga. July 21, 2017).*

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