FORT WAYNE, ind. (WOWO): A Fort Wayne Police Department detective was arrested Sunday morning after police say he drove drunk, crashed his vehicle and left the scene.
Brent Roddy was preliminarily charged with OWI with an alcohol level of .21 percent, which is nearly three times the legal limit, according to a police report obtained by WOWO.
Police responded to a crash at Rothman Road and Denise Drive around 1 a.m. and found a damaged vehicle with no driver inside.
Roddy was found about a mile from the scene, where police arrested him. He was hospitalized after the crash.
The crash report says the vehicle went off the road at a curve then hit a sign. Then the vehicle slid into a power pole.