news   |   crime & courts   |   bloomington

Apparently drunk man found asleep on Bloomington man’s stairs



A Bloomington man called police Friday night after finding a stranger asleep on the stairs in his home. 

Officers said when they arrived, the door to the apartment was open and 40-year-old Lewis Rhett was laying on the stairs.

He told officers he was just looking for a place to sleep.

Police said Rhett was apparently drunk, reportedly smelling like alcohol and slurring his speech.

He was arrested on the preliminary felony charge of residential entry.

Like what you're reading? Support independent, award-winning college journalism on this site. Donate here.

More in News

Eminent Domain

After their land was seized to make room for a new highway, families are crushed under the weight of progress. 




Comments powered by Disqus