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Abilene man accused of drunk driving after rear-ending cop car

Published On: Dec 24 2013 08:29:46 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 23 2013 12:34:21 PM CST
ABILENE, Texas -

An Abilene man is accused of drunk driving after he allegedly rear-ended a cop car.

Rickey Andrew Walters, 24, wrecked into the back of the patrol car at mile marker 283 west of Interstate 20 3:15 a.m. Saturday.

Police said Walters smelled of alcohol, was unsteady on his feet and had bloodshot eyes and slurred speech. He failed field sobriety tests.

Walters was transported to the Taylor County Jail where he refused to give a breath or blood specimen. He was arrested for misdemeanor DWI and bonded out within 24 hours.