Police in Oak Creek say a drunk driver was arrested after he was seen driving around with a live chicken on his shoulder.
OAK CREEK, WI — Police in Oak Creek say a drunk driver was arrested after he was seen driving around with a live chicken on his shoulder.
According to Oak Creek police call logs, a motorist called police at just after 11 a.m. on Nov. 3 to report a reckless driver near the area of S. Howell Ave. and W. Centennial Drive.
The woman called police, saying that she saw a man behind the wheel of a gray Nissan. She told police the man was driving between 20 and 30 miles per hour, swerving all over the road — all the while with a bird on his shoulder.
When police found the driver, they found the 42-year-old Milwaukee man, and the chicken he was driving with.
According to police call logs, the man was cited for his third drunken driving offense, and driving with an open liquor container.
The Milwaukee Area Domestic Animal Control Commission was contacted to pick up the chicken.