Longview man arrested after crashing into church sign
POSTED: Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 12:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 12:19pm
Longview — A Longview man was arrested this morning after police said he was driving while intoxicated when he ran through a North Longview church sign and fled.
Longview police crash investigator Brad Bell arrested 39-year-old Rufus Dwayne Bowie III about 9:30 a.m. near the intersection of Eden Drive and Judson Road, charged with fleeing the scene of a crash and driving while intoxicated.
Rufus Dwayne Bowie
Longview Fire Department spokesman Johnny Zackary said firefighters were dispatched to True Vision Ministries in the 100 block of East Hoyt Drive at 8:49 a.m. in connection with a church sign that had been plowed through.