CARTHAGE, Unwell. — The Hancock County Sheriff’s Division reported two DUI arrests made in a single day Thursday into Friday morning.
In accordance with a launch from the Sheriff’s Division, a deputy noticed a gray Ford truck stopped on the intersection of Buchanan and Madison streets in Carthage at a inexperienced gentle round 11:45 p.m. Thursday. The truck then turned onto Fayette Road the place it reportedly drove by a cease signal. The deputy stopped the truck and the motive force, Pacido Ek, 48, of Carthage, was decided to be intoxicated.
Ek was taken to the Hancock County Jail and charged with driving whereas drunk. The Ford was impounded and the passenger, Arnulfo A. Perrera, 37, of Carthage was launched.
At 12:20 a.m. Friday morning, a Carthage Police officer stopped a Chevrolet hatchback being pushed by Perrera. Perrera was reportedly driving to the sheriff’s division to submit bond for Ek. The officer decided that Perrera additionally was driving drunk and positioned him beneath arrest.
Each Ek and Perrera posted the required bond and had been launched with pending courtroom dates.