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29. Arrested Twice in One Day
Donald had a rough morning. He had an
with his wife, so he thought it would
a good idea to finish a six-pack of
and a handful of prescription pain pills. This
have been fine if he had stayed inside
house. Instead, drunk and high, Donald began to
his next-door neighbor. First he banged on his
's door. Then he broke the glass panel of
porch light. Finally he ripped the light's wires
of the wall. That was the last straw.
neighbor called the police. The police came and
Donald for public intoxication and disturbing the peace.
was taken to a nearby jail. His stay
lasted a few hours. As soon as he
more sober, the police released him. Apparently, Donald
't quite sober enough though.
When he was released,
realized he was pretty far from his home.
didn't feel like walking almost two miles, so
called his friend from the jail to come
him. But Donald was getting impatient. When a
got out of her car in the parking
, he tried to get in. The woman screamed
help. Donald screamed, "But this is my car!"
woman kept screaming and Donald got out. He
thought it would be a good idea to
the bus home. A deputy was watching and
Donald again, after he had only been free
one hour. This time, however, Donald's jail stay
not be as short. He was charged with
burglary. A judge set his bail at $10,000.
didn't have $10,000, so he is still in