Drunk man evades arrest, rams police car in Longview
POSTED: Friday, May 31, 2013 - 10:54am
UPDATED: Monday, June 10, 2013 - 12:06pm
Longview News-Journal —
A Dallas man is being held in the Gregg County Jail on bonds totaling $41,000 after police say he evaded arrest and rammed his car into a police car — all while drunk.
Police say Bennie Joe Baker Jr., 32, appeared passed out in the driver’s seat of a car parked in the 200 block of West Sycamore Lane, near the Pine Tree Road intersection.
A Longview police officer came across the car while responding to call about a suspicious vehicle, according to police reports.
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