DUI Arrest at Mayfair and Derbyshire After Witnesses Report Black Jeep Driving on Sidewalk Along Northwest Highway

Jeep Cherokee with police waiting for DUI hold tow at Mayfair and Derbyshire (more photos …).

Arlington Heights police arrested a DUI driver about 6:28 PM Monday after a motorist initially reported a reckless/possibly DUI driver near Northwest Highway and Dunton Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that a driver of a black Jeep Cherokee was eastbound on Northwest Highway from Dunton Avenue and driving on the sidewalk and weaving.

Mount Prospect police had received a report minutes before that a vehicle with the same description departed from Melas Park after the driver entered the vehicle and appeared intoxicated.

The vehicle continued eastbound on Northwest Highway into a construction zone and turned left on Northwest Highway and Carlyle Place and hit a large orange construction cone as it was passing near the intersection.

A police sergeant spotted the vehicle at Mayfair and Derbyshire and stopped the vehicle. Police immediately had the vehicle stopped after multiple 9-1-1 calls were received.

A male driver was arrested DUI about 6:54 p.m. — shortly after the traffic stop at about 6:35 p.m.

Map of area of initial motorist report at Northwest Highway and Dunton Avenue …

Map of area of DUI traffic stop at Mayfair Road and Derbyshire Avenue …

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