BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – An Alabama man was arrested by the LSU Police Department only hours after the LSU Tigers defeated the Crimson Tide, 32-31.
LSU PD responded to a call around 1 a.m. on Sunday, November 6.
The call was about a “wreck reported on Alaska St. at Fieldhouse Dr. where a vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a pole,” according to the affidavit.
It was soon determined that Marshall Anthony, 52, of Theodore, Alabama, was the driver of the crashed vehicle.
The vehicle was a 2022 Chevrolet Malibu.
The affidavit states that the responding officer “noted multiple open bottles of alcoholic beverages with the contents partially removed in the passenger compartment of the vehicle.”
The responding officer said that Anthony’s breath smelled of alcohol.
While speaking with Anthony, the officer noted these characteristics:
- Slurred speech
- Trouble standing
- Bloodshot and glassy eyes
Anthony “refused to complete standardized field sobriety tests,” according to the affidavit.
A search of the crashed vehicle uncovered over 16 grams or marijuana.
The Alabama man also declined to take a chemical breath test while at the LSU Police Department.
Marshall Anthony was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.
Anthony was charged with the crimes listed below:
- Operating A Vehicle While Intoxicated
- Possession of Marijuana
The 52-year-old was released from prison on a $4,530 bond.