Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers have arrested the man who struck a canine unit deputy’s cruiser head-on with his SUV in south Oklahoma City Sunday morning. According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol, troopers have arrested and booked the SUV driver, 21-year-old Francisco Noriega-Perales. The driver was later seen to be handcuffed. Perales is currently being held at the Oklahoma County Detention Center on complaints of driving under the influence, driving left side of road/no passing, and not wearing a seat belt. Everyone involved in the crash has been medically cleared and will be okay, including K-9 Deputy “Boze”, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
| Aug. 25, 2011 at 6:01 a.m.