Sulphur Springs Police responded to a complaint of a man urinating in Walmart parking lot and ended up taking a 54-year-old Eustace man to jail for public intoxication.
Police reported finding the man who had allegedly urinated in public at the business. Alcohol was allegedly smelled on the 54-year-old. The Eustace man allegedly spoke with slurred speech, was unsteady on his feet and had glassy eyes, police reports note.
The man failed the horizontal gaze nystagmus test administered by police, according to arrest reports. Dispatchers confirmed him to have to city warrants. Officers took the man into custody at 9:14 p.m. Feb. 21, after , according to arrest reports.
The 54-year-old was booked into Hopkins County jail for public intoxication as well as no driver’s license and failure to stop at designated stop point — a stop sign. He remained in jail Saturday morning, Feb. 22, on the charge, according to arrest reports.
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