Chief Says No Preferential Treatment for Cops in Bar Fight
Posted: April 18, 2013 at 5 a.m.
Police arrested a 22-year-old man outside a convenience store last week because his eyes were bloodshot and he smelled of alcohol.
At A Glance
Police in Arkansas can arrest a person in connection with public intoxication if they appear under the influence of a controlled substance to the degree that they’re a danger to themselves or others, or if they cause a reasonable annoyance to people in the general vicinity.
Source: Staff Report
A previous version of this story misstated the type of misdemeanor battery charge Tabor was discussing. The error has been corrected.
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