Police Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2014-241659

Incident Type

Intoxicated/Impaired Driver

Incident Date

07/28/2014 - 2:41 PM

Address

West Beltline Highway (at Fish Hatchery Rd.)

Arrested

Vicente J. Albino Esteban, age 33, Madison
Driver was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated - 4th offense, Operating While Revoked, Open Intoxicants in Motor Vehicle and Inattentive Driving.

Details

An intoxicated driver caused a three vehicle crash Monday afternoon while trying to exit the West Beltline Highway onto Fish Hatchery Rd. The suspect plowed the pickup truck he was operating into another truck, causing the second truck to strike a car. The drivers of the impacted vehicles had stopped for a red light. Both saw the suspect get out of the heavily damaged pickup and toss a bag of empty beer cans down a grassy hill. The evidence was later collected by police. The suspect was arrested on several tentative charges, including fourth offense drunken driving.



Released 07/29/2014 at 10:45 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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