MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It would have been bad enough to have been pulled over for allegedly driving while intoxicated. However, a recent incident in a western Wisconsin city pushed the narrative further into the realm of mortification.
According to reports, the Chippewa Falls Police Department says the pullover in question happened Nov. 15, after a vehicle was observed swerving on the roads.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Dangerous Wind Chills Return Wednesday
Officer Scott Schoenwetter reported the suspect, who was not immediately identified but according to local reports was a man, failed the field sobriety tests.READ MORE: Towns' 3-Point Play Helps Wolves Edge Knicks 112-110
Then, Schoenwetter noticed the license plates were not actually registered to the vehicle being driven.
Instead, upon further investigation, they were found to be faked licenses that were painted out on Hamm’s beer boxes.MORE NEWS: Media Groups Protest Restrictions For Federal Trial Of Ex-Officers Charged In George Floyd's Death
“Maybe they are legal in the THE LAND OF SKY BLUE WATERS just not here in Chippewa Falls!!!,” the department wrote on Facebook.