BROOKFIELD — A 29-year-old man from Bethel was arrested on multiple charges following an incident in Brookfield on Tuesday.
Authorities were notified of a man passed out behind the wheel of a vehicle on West Brookfield Road at around 7:40 p.m.
Following an investigation, it was found that Tyler Taitague had a civilly suspended license, an extraditable warrant, and was under the influence of intoxicants other than alcohol.
During the search of Taitague, police say small bags with a powdery substance were found in his possession.
Taitague was transported to the Royalton barracks for processing.
He was transported to Southern State Correctional Facility with a citation to appear in court for the charge of fugitive from justice.
He was given an additional citation to appear in court for the charges of DUI-D and possession of a controlled substance.