Abilene police arrested a person for driving recklessly whereas intoxicated and virtually placing one other automobile, in accordance with studies launched Friday.
Police mentioned the suspect had been mendacity down within the driver’s seat at a number of cease lights, then “shaking, dashing and swerving all around the roadway.” At one level, the actions practically resulted in placing a girl’s automobile.
He later pulled right into a car parking zone, the place police discovered him. He was arrested within the 2900 block of South First Avenue, in accordance with studies.
The person was transported to the hospital for a blood draw. After being medically cleared, he was launched to the “care, management and custody” of the Taylor County Jail, police mentioned.
He was charged with driving whereas intoxicated and possession of a managed substance. He has prior convictions for DWI on his report, the studies mentioned.
Different incidents not too long ago labored by police embody:
► Harm, 1900 block of South fifteenth Avenue, Thursday
A girl reported her husband ran over her foot together with his walker, inflicting her ache. She didn’t want to press costs.
► Mischief, 2400 block of South Fifth Avenue, Thursday
Police mentioned a man struck his ex-girlfriend’s automobile with an air fryer, inflicting harm. He was issued a quotation and launched.
► Forgery, 300 block of North Mockingbird Lane, Thursday
A girl reported that six to eight unknown folks from Colorado and Iowa allegedly cashed fraudulent unemployment checks from her account.
Brian Bethel covers metropolis and county authorities and normal information for the Abilene Reporter-Information. For those who admire regionally pushed information, you’ll be able to assist native journalists with a digital subscription to ReporterNews.com.