California Man Sentenced in Pike County

By Sam Miller
A California man will spend 90 days, up to 5 years, in the Pike County Jail for driving under the influence of drugs. 23 year-old Peter Sorochinski of Costa Mesa was sentenced in Pike County Court for an incident that took place in Blooming Grove township. Troopers were dispatched to the I-84 ramp where they found Sorochinski driving a vehicle. He admitted to troopers that he had taken substances, and a blood test later revealed that he had Methamphetamine and Amphetamine in his system. In addition to the jail time he was fined $1,500 and will have his license suspended for 18 months.