PRAIRIEVILLE — State Police arrested a Denham Springs man early Tuesday morning in Ascension Parish on seventh-offense DWI.
A motorist called police about 2 a.m. Tuesday to report an erratic driver heading west on Interstate 10 past La. 641, said Trooper First Class Jared Sandifer, a State Police spokesman. Police pulled over Efremzimbalist Randle, 46, when he exited onto La. 73 and made an illegal U-turn.
Randle failed a sobriety test and blew above the legal limit on a Breathalyzer, Sandifer said.
Randle was booked into the Ascension Parish jail on counts of seventh-offense DWI, reckless operation, possession of alcoholic beverages in motor vehicles, disobeying a police officer, operating a vehicle with a suspended license and an ignition interlock device violation.