The following report appeared in the most recently released crime blotter by the Belleville Police Department:
8:52 p.m. TRAFFIC ACCIDENT-D.U.I. - Steak 'N Shake, 4320 W. Main St. Officers responded to a report of an accident in the drive-thru lane, in which one driver struck the vehicle in front of him. While speaking with the driver, Dennis Means, 47, appeared to be intoxicated and failed field sobriety tests. Means was transported to HQ and released after posting bond.
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