An Illinois man and his passenger were both
arrested after state troopers arrived to conduct a crash investigation on
Saturday in a southbound lane on Indiana 65 near the 260 mile marker in Lake
County, the Indiana State Police said.
police, at approximately 6 p.m. Trooper Corey Adam responded to the scene
and saw a 2004 Dodge Stratus blocking the left lane with a missing left
front tire and a bent left rear tire.
Police said the
driver, Tracey Watson, 28 of Illinois, was found to be impaired. He was
taken to South Lake Methodist hospital for a blood draw and was incarcerated
at Lake County Jail in Crown Point for operating while intoxicated, police
Donshay Ambrose, 22 of Chicago, Illinois, was found to be wanted on a
warrant through Cook County, Illinois for a probation violation, police
Ambrose also on the
way to Lake County Jail made disparaging statements to police and had to be
assisted by jail personnel when she began to hit her head against the police
carís window, police said.
arrested for resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and intimidation.
Assisting at the
scene were Troopers Nicole Maenza and Kim Zelnis.