A Jonesboro man was arrested Wednesday night and charged with his fourth driving while intoxicated charge after allegedly traveling the wrong way on the north Interstate 30 service road under the South Street overpass.
Andrew Powell, 46, also was charged with tampering with an ignition interlock device, said Lt. Kevin Russell, Benton Police Department spokesperson.
After his arrest, officers reported finding an open and cold 16-ounce can of beer on the rear floorboard.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) â€” Arkansas' attorney general is being urged to not appeal a federal judge's decision striking down bans against gay marriage in the state.
A spokesman for Attorney General Dustin McDaniel says no decision has been made.
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/1wyiKcU ) that a petition urging McDaniel to not appeal was delivered Wednesday by plaintiffs in a state case challenging the gay marriage ban.
U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker last month struck down the prohibitions on same-sex marriage but put the ruling on hold pending a state appeal.