Live Oak man arrested for going 96 in 55 mph zone

Suwannee County Sheriff's Office patrol vehicle
Photo by C.J. Gish

A Live Oak man was arrested Sunday when he was clocked traveling at 96 mph in a 55 mph zone and then blowing through a stop sign at an intersection at 80 mph.

According to a Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) social media post, SCSO deputy Roger Howard spotted David Dwain Skinner, 44, speeding while patrolling the area around County Road 252 and 129th Road.

David Dwain Skinner
Courtesy of Suwannee County Jail David Dwain Skinner

Skinner, who was driving a gold-colored GMC SUV, was clocked at 96 mph in a 55 mph zone. According to the release, the situation escalated when Skinner failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of CR 252 and County Road 349 at an estimated 80 mph.

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Howard initiated a traffic stop and Skinner confessed that he did not possess a valid driver’s license. The SCSO Communications Center informed Howard that Skinner had previously been convicted of driving with his license suspended or revoked.

Skinner was arrested and charged with driving while his license was suspended or revoked (second offense) and reckless driving. He was also issued several traffic citations and transported to the Suwannee County Jail.

David was arrested and transported to the Suwannee County Jail, where he now faces charges of driving while his license was suspended or revoked, second offense, and reckless driving. In addition, David was issued several traffic citations.

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Average 40 yr rural male

Cynthia Binder

Wrong n wrong . Growing up,
Growing wise??????
Lucky ☘this time.
Bad man 👨 🏏