Suspected DUI driver runs up sidewalk in Roswell



ROSWELL, Ga. – A man suspected of driving impaired July 22 was arrested after he allegedly ran his car on a sidewalk, nearly hitting pedestrians.

A witness called police claiming they saw a black Volvo in Cobb County drive on the sidewalk near Marietta Highway (Ga. 120). The witness followed the car and eventually boxed it in on Magnolia Street and was able to take the keys from the driver, Matthew Henry Perrick, 25, of Atlanta.

Police note in their report Perrick was “noticeably incoherent” and “highly intoxicated.” He was arrested on charges of DUI drugs and a habitual impaired driver.


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