Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Man Lying in Intersection Arrested for Alcohol Intoxication

lying-in-streetMADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/4/14) — After witnessing a Madisonville man lying in the intersection of Hopewell and Elm streets, Madisonville Police made an arrest Saturday, Aug. 2.

According to a Madisonville Police report, when officers made contact with Wesley Allan Mackay, 41, Madisonville, a strong odor of alcohol was detected along with the observation that he had slow and slurred speech and red, glassy eyes.

Mackay had difficulty maintaining a balance, and he advised officers that he had been drinking all day, the report said.

An officer escorted Mackay into his residence and gave verbal warning to remain there. Minutes later Mackay returned back to the intersection of Hopewell and Elm streets. Due to the high volume of traffic and Mackay’s level of intoxication, officers feared he would be struck by a vehicle, the report said.

Mackay was charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Madisonville Police Department

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

In Other News...

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed Weapon

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — Madisonville Police conducted a traffic stop on the corner of South Madison Avenue and… Read More

Mayor Jackson Presents Check to Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/15/14) — On Friday, Sept. 12, Mayor Jackson presented a check in the amount of $3,000 to Crime… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 12, 2014 17252

Woman's Body Found in Theater Day After…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
September 13, 2014 3540

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2588

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 12, 2014 1930

Paradise Residents Plan First Reunion…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 12, 2014 1891

Madisonville Man Arrested for Disturbing…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 13, 2014 3540

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 12, 2014 1891

Madisonville Man Arrested for Disturbing…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 12, 2014 1575

Earlington Woman Jailed for Trying to…

in Top Stories by MPD Officer Matt Sanderson
September 15, 2014 1430

Man Arrested for Being Under Influence of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 1401

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 12, 2014 1252

Ursuline Presentation 'Spirituality of…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 13, 2014 863

The Gift of Aging Oct. 16

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 12, 2014 820

Owensboro Police Investigate Accidents

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
September 13, 2014 806

Dogwood Azalea Neighborhood Alliance to…

in News by Abby Shelton
September 13, 2014 793

Audubon Bon Harbor Area Alliance to Host…

in News by Abby Shelton

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 15, 2014 2588

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 12, 2014 1930

Paradise Residents Plan First Reunion…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 15, 2014 1494

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 12, 2014 1210

Chamber Program Speaker Re-enforces…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
September 14, 2014 1096

Three Injured in Single-Car Collision

in Top Stories by Robert LIttlepage

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06