Indianapolis man sentenced for OWI after crashing car into Arlington High School

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Update (Dec. 6, 2017)– Elbert Williams was sentenced to five years, with three years executed for possessing a handgun. He was sentenced to a year with 328 days executed for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Probation will be served upon completion of jail time.

Original story:

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – IMPD arrested a local man Wednesday after he allegedly crashed his car into Arlington High School while drunk.

Elbert Williams, 66, of Indianapolis, was arrested after police received a report of a vehicle into a building at around 12:30 a.m.

Williams allegedly was in possession of a stolen handgun and was accused of shooting out of his vehicle while driving in Arlington’s school parking lot.

Police say he then crashed into the school at a high rate of speed.

According to a document, Williams was driving a silver 2002 Pontiac Grand Am at the time of the incident.

Williams was charged with OWI, criminal recklessness, possession of a firearm and possession of a controlled substance.

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