Elk Grove police officers arrested one man who they say was passed out in his car on the roadway near Elk Grove Blvd and Bruceville Road. The incident happened around 9:30 pm. Officers received a call about a driver that was passed out in the driver’s seat with the vehicle still running while in park. 25 year old Kevonte Ridgle of Elk Grove was found unconscious behind the wheel of the car. There were also two children in the back seat that were not properly restrained.
Ridgle was given field sobriety tests, that he failed. He was arrested and charged with driving under the influence, endangering the life of a child and resisting arrest. The latter charge came after Ridgle was arrested and while being put into the back of the patrol, he tried to push past the officers to get out.