Rancho Santa Margarita, CA - Lake Forest City Council member Peter Alan Herzog, is scheduled to be arraigned tomorrow for driving under the influence of alcohol with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent, more than twice the legal limit.
At approximately 8:15 p.m. on Nov. 17, 2012, Herzog is accused of making a left turn from Portola Parkway onto Lake Forest Drive and driving on the wrong side of the road. The defendant is accused of driving over the center median to get back on to the westbound lanes. Herzog is then accused of making a wide left turn from Lake Forest Drive on to Regency Lane and hitting the right side of the curb. He is accused of crossing into the opposing lane of traffic swerving back and forth across lanes until he arrived at his home.
Motorists reported the driving to the Orange County Sheriff's Department, who investigated this case, and arrested Herzog at his home.
Deputy District Attorney Joe Koller is prosecuting this case