One person arrested in Evansville for DUI

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(WEHT)- The Evansville Police Department arrested Deadra Armstead after they say Armstead struck two parked cars and then crashed into a patio at the River Bend on Franklin St. in Evansville early Sunday morning.

A witness at the scene told police he saw Armstead try to crawl over the center console of the car from the drivers seat to the passenger side seat. Jhari Bacon, a passenger in the car, told police she thought Armstead was too intoxicated to drive.

Authorities say Armstead’s eyes were “glassed over” when they attempted to perform a field sobriety test and took Armstead into custody.

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(This story was originally published on January 26, 2020)

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