arrest following crash

Monday, January 22, 2018 15:40 PM
Written by Stan Maddux
Category: Local News

A man who claimed to be at the casinos in the area rolled a snake eyes over the weekend.

Early Sunday....police say 40 year old Jose Castillo drove into a fence on Woods Edge Dr. just

off U.S 20.

Police say Castillo had a blood alcohol level more than two times the legal limit.

There were also two half empty bottles of Bud Light inside his pick up truck.

According to police.....Castillo explained he had been to the casinos in Michigan City and

outside New Buffalo...and was heading home to South Bend when the accident occurred.

In addition to OWI...he was arrested for never receiving a driver's license.