Man arrested after drunken Taco Bell encounter

Posted at 11:14 PM, Aug 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-31 23:16:34-04

A man was arrested after a drunken encounter in the Taco Bell drive-thru, early Wednesday morning.

Avon Lake Police responded after getting a phone call from a Taco Bell worker who said that he had gotten belligerent while ordering food. The police issued a traffic stop and the driver continued southbound into Avon.

The 28-year-old male driver was found to be under the influence and was arrested for operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol. He had also gotten into an argument with the female passenger in his truck, and she was located walking along Avon Belden road. She was taken to the police department to call for a ride home. 

The man was issued a breath test which indicated that his blood alcohol concentration was .224.