- A man who crashed into a police SUV, injuring two officers, was arrested on drug charges after several bags of marijuana were found in his car, police said.
The accident happened at 7:20 p.m. Tuesday in the 6900 block of North Sheridan Road as the officers were responding to a call, according to Chicago Police News Affairs [...].
They were driving north and approaching the intersection of Sheridan Road and Morse Avenue when David Kreutz made an illegal left turn, [...]. Kreutz's 1998 Toyota Camry struck the front of the police SUV, he said.
Kreutz, of the 1600 block of West Catalpa Avenue, told police he had smoked marijuana in his car. He received two citations for driving under the influence, a citation for not having insurance, and for making an improper left turn and failing to yield the right of way.
Police found two baggies of marijuana in his car containing more than 50 grams of marijuana, and he was charged with the manufacture or delivery of marijuana.
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