PD: Tempe DUI suspect rams barricades, drives wrong way, evades police

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Posted at 11:53 AM, Mar 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-28 16:19:26-04

TEMPE, AZ — A Tempe DUI suspect rammed barricades and drove the wrong way on a street before fleeing from police, according to court records.

Tempe police say around 4:40 a.m. on Monday, motorcycle officers saw a Lincoln SUV driven by Delilah Raylene Osif, 25, driving on the wrong side of the road near Mill Avenue and Curry Road.

Police say Osif collided with barricades that were placed on the road due to a road closure.

Officers attempted to stop Osif, but she fled from them, running a red light.

Osif was stopped about a mile away.

Police learned that Osif was driving on a suspended license for previous DUIs.

They also reportedly found two open bottles of beer in her SUV.

Osif has been charged with Aggravated DUI and unlawful flight.