Man, 80, arrested for drunken driving after hitting restaurant in Brookfield

Oct. 4, 2011

An 80-year-old Brookfield man was arrested for drunken driving and hit and run after striking a restaurant, two cars and two trees with his car Sept. 29, according to a city of Brookfield police report.

Also in the report:

The man was leaving Maxim's Restaurant, 18025 W. Capitol Drive, at 1:54 p.m. Sept. 29 when he struck the building, two cars and two trees, causing minor damage.

Restaurant staff got the man's name from a credit card receipt and reported the incident to police.

The man was arrested for his third offense of drunken driving when officers went to his home and found his damaged car parked in an open garage.

He gave a blood sample so his blood-alcohol content could be determined.

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