DWI paired with misdemeanor child abuse
John Mark Lindsey, a 49-year-old white male, was arrested Monday, March 31, at 5:23 p.m. for driving while intoxicated with his 10-year-old child in the car.
An observer flagged down Wrightsville Beach Police officers stating that the driver of the vehicle was “hammered.” Officers later caught up to Lindsey in the Redix parking lot.
Lindsey was transported to New Hanover County Jail, and the Department of Social Services was contacted for the child.
Suspects charged after struggle
Following a struggle outside of Jerry Allen’s Sports Bar and Grill Wednesday, April 2, at 4:36 p.m., Alexis Lopez, 31, was charged with intoxicated and disruptive, and Clinton Jacob Shaffer was charged with failure to disperse.