POSTED: Friday, September 7, 2012 - 10:30am
UPDATED: Friday, September 7, 2012 - 4:40pm
THIBODAUX, LA — Arthur Anderson, 53, has been arrested for DWI (scond offense) and Driving On Roadway Laned For Traffic.
On Thursday evening, Sept. 6, around 4:00 p.m. Thibodaux Police Officers spotted Anderson’s 1976 Ford F-100 swerving in the roadway, nearly hitting other vehicles on Plantation Road near Louise Street.
Officers stopped Anderson, and believed him to be impaired.
Anderson failed the police administered field sobriety test and had a BAC of .173g%, was transported to the Lafourche Parish Detention Center where he is being held in lieu of bond.
So far this year, the Thibodaux Police Department has removed 174 impaired drivers from our roadway. Chief Scott Silverii and the Thibodaux Police Department encourage their partners to help keep our streets safe by keeping impaired drivers from the roadway.