Police Briefs

Monday September 30, 2002

n Drug Arrest 

Police arrested two men for drug possession at the corner of Telegraph and Alcatraz avenues at 6 p.m. Wednesday, police said. An officer observed two men smelling an item in their hands. They admitted they were handling a small amount of marijuana, and one was caught trying to hide a crack pipe in his left hand. Thomas Eldriage, 55, and Donald Devereaux, 43, were arrested for drug possession. 


n Suspected DUI 

A 21-year-old female drove her vehicle into three parked cars in the area of Hearst and Euclid streets at 9:35 p.m. Wednesday, police said. The driver, Naomi Brandes, was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving when she failed to perform a field sobriety test at the scene of the accident.