Lufkin Police: Man calls 911 to report himself for driving drunk

Lisandro Arriaga (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Lisandro Arriaga (Source: Angelina County Jail)

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin Police arrested an honest man Thursday night after he called 911 to report he was drinking and driving.

According to the report, Lisandro Barrios Arriaga, 24, of Houston, called 911 at 11:56 p.m. and said he had been drinking and driving.

Police arrived at the scene, located at 600 Park Lane, where Arriaga was parked and waiting for them. Police did a breathalyzer test and Arriaga tested at a blood-alcohol content of .14, which is over the legal limit of .08.

As of 5 p.m. Friday, Arriaga remained in the Angelina County Jail on a $1,500 bail.

Police spokesman Lt. David Young said he could not speculate on why Arriaga chose to turn himself in.

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