January 27, 2021

Drunk man found asleep in car wanted on warrants for drug trafficking, domestic violence: Shaker Heights police blotter

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio — OVI: Newell Road

At 10:55 p.m. Oct. 2, police were called to a home on a report of a suspicious car parked in a resident’s driveway. Officers found a Cleveland man, 44, asleep inside the car, with two open containers of alcoholic beverages at his side. Police woke the man, who showed signs of intoxication.

The man failed field sobriety tests and was arrested for OVI. A search of the man’s car uncovered marijuana, unidentified pills and suspected narcotics. It was also learned that the man was wanted by Cleveland police on a felony warrant for drug trafficking, and by Euclid police on a warrant for domestic violence.

Carrying a concealed weapon: Warrensville Center Road

At 8:45 p.m. Oct. 2, an officer stopped a car for a red light violation at Warrensville Center Road and Almar Drive. During the traffic stop, the officer smelled the odor

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