Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
Incidents listed are selected by the Officer In Charge of each shift that may have significant public interest. Incidents listed are not inclusive of all incidents. To view Calls for Services information, please visit CrimeReports.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.
Incident TypeIntoxicated/Impaired Driver
Incident Date11/17/2013 - 1:54 AM
AddressWest Beltline Highway
ArrestedPritesh P. Talvanker, age 28, Owings Mills, MD
Driver was cited for Operating a Motor Vehicle While Under the Influence and Driving Against Traffic.
DetailsThe MPD responded to the West Beltline Highway early Sunday morning for reports of a car heading east in the westbound lanes. An officer spotted the vehicle as he was traveling west in the westbound lanes. He activated squad lights and drove into the path of the oncoming car, hoping the driver would stop. The driver did not, and the officer swerved to avoid a collision. The officer then got behind the car, and the driver did pull over. He was cited for drunken driving and driving against traffic.
Released 11/18/2013 at 10:11 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain
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