SAN ANTONIO — 2013-08-15– A 22-year-old man was arrested overnight after officers found him driving drunk on a runway at the San Antonio International Airport, police say.
The suspect told police he was on a mission from the FBI. And according to his arrest affidavit, he was also celebrating his birthday on Wednesday morning.
San Antonio police were called to the airport around 2:30 a.m. in report of a possible intoxicated driver in the Air Operations Area. The suspect, who was later identified as William Ware, was pulled over in a blue Hyundai hatchback on one of the taxiways.
One of the officers noted that Ware smelled strongly of alcohol, had slurred speech and was talkative, insulting, profane, combative and cocky.
He allegedly entered the runway area by plowing through a fence … MORE