Police: Driver Was Drunk, Asleep In McDonald’s Drive-Through Lane

CHICAGO (STMW) — A motorist from Tennessee was arrested early Sunday after allegedly being drunk and falling asleep in the drive-through lane of a McDonald’s restaurant.

Walter Dixon, 31, was allegedly drunk when he drove a vehicle to the Rock ‘N Roll McDonald’s in the 600 block of North Clark Street about 6:13 a.m. and fell asleep at the wheel, according to a release police News Affairs.

Dixon, of the 1700 block of Carmel Ave., in Memphis, Tenn., was reportedly waiting in the drive-through lane when he fell asleep.

Police News Affairs Officer Daniel O’Brien said Dixon had open containers of alcohol in the vehicle, was under the influence of alcohol and was driving on a revoked license when police arrested him.

Dixon faces charges for DUI, aggravated DUI, driving on a revoked license and transporting liquor.

He is also charged with obstructing identification for misleading police about his identity.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2010. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

  • Leroy Goldberg

    He didn’t even get his Mac Rib??? LOL


    • Yard Ape

      LOL !!! A liitle to much maddog and or ripple!!! Better luck on those “lottery” #s next weekend Leroy!!!!!!

      • Afro

        well shiit my britches there’s some Tennessee pride! M!ckyD’s is the best he’s ever tried just look for him on the label next time ya need a ride to the county jail that is. It ait Hollywood nor movie stars it’s just that ole cook county clink of ours. Yawl come back now, ya hear?

      • Afro

        walter, walter hey walter pst walter “IS THAT YOU WALTER!” Looks like you been hittin the tannin salon Walter don’t wory the cops have you cot ready.

  • Bruce

    Maybe he had some of McDonald’s “special sauce”.

  • non

    that colt 45 does it to you everytime

  • Centurion

    And true to how Chicago operates..he is on the street…driving drunk again. Anyone really think he will show up in court?

  • Reasonable Doubt

    News Flash!
    “Harvey Cop Charged With Driving Drunk In West Suburbs.”
    CBS News flash

    if a Harvey police can drive while drunk about to about to go on I55 at Harlem,
    Why can’t the guy from Memphis sleep while drunk in the McDonald drive thru?

    • LOL

      Other policemen like the off duty drunk who beat the woman to a pulp on camera…and only received 2 years probation…tisk tisk.

    • Welfare Momm

      He’ll easily beat that case, since he wasn’t actually driving. He was just drunk. No law against that.

  • mayadachi

    31????? 31 years old??? have you guys really looked at this man’s photo? LOL #hardlife

    • Afro

      looks like a black squidward to me, see how that oversized round head cuts back in just above the ears? LOL and yeah hard liquor or hard life LOL



  • missy

    What kind of car was he driving? Oldsmobile?

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