Highly Intoxicated Man Arrested

On Sunday, December 18th, 2022, Hanover Police were dispatched to the 400 block of 10th Street regarding a person who had fallen down. On arrival police observed a 52-year-old Hanover man lying motionless. Police roused the man and determined that he had been out celebrating the World Cup Tournament. The man consumed a large amount of alcohol and was unable to care for himself. Hanover Police arrested the man for his own safety and transported him to Hanover Police Service. The man had to be held in custody for numerous hours until he showed the ability to safely care for himself. The man was charged under the Liquor License Control Act with Public Intoxication.