Police said the driver had slurred speech, smelled of alcohol and refused to take a breathalyzer in the Town and Country crash on I-270.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Joe Scott
Thursday, August 23, 2012
A Waterloo, IL man faces criminal charges in an accident at Interstate 64 and I-270 in Town and Country. Police said he was driving while intoxicated. (Sign up here for the FREE Patch Newsletter, including Breaking News Alerts.) Ryan Williams, 24, was charged Friday with second-degree assault in the May 17 accident. Town and Country Police said a passenger in Williams' car had cuts and bruises after Williams drove into a guardrail on a ramp leading from I-64 onto I-270. An officer said Williams had slurred speech and smelled of alcohol and refused to take a breathalyzer test. Bond was set at $7,500 for Williams. For more crime information on Town and Country Patch, see the following articles:
Police report thefts from stores, restaurants and cars, plus a confusing situation at a gas station and unruly pedestrian in this most recent issue of Manchester police blotter.
The following information was supplied by the Manchester Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction where an arrest was made. June 14: 200 block Highlands Boulevard Drive Stealing:Two people were spotted at the Manchester Highlands Walmart trying to conceal merchandise. According to police, they left the store without paying for the items. Both were arrested and booked for stealing the items valued at $177.22. June 14: 300 block Autumn Creek Drive Stolen Vehicle: A resident told police his motorcycle was stolen sometime during the day while he was gone at work. The bike was reportedly covered and parked in a space at the resident's apartment complex. Police are still investigating. June 15: 100 block Big Bend Station Road …