HENDERSON, Nev. -- There are new details about the arrest of a Henderson Police officer on several charges, including driving under the influence.
According to the arrest report released Friday, 31-year-old Joseph Lawrence was arrested early Thursday morning after a Nevada Highway Patrol trooper say him driving recklessly near U.S. 95 and Centennial Parkway.
The trooper responded to a report of a driver traveling the wrong way on U.S. 95. The trooper says he saw Lawrence driving his pickup truck southbound on the northbound side of the freeway. He also says he saw him driving erratically along Centennial Parkway, including driving onto the dirt shoulder, running a red light and speeding through a parking lot and jumping the parking lot medians.
He also says he saw Lawrence drive the wrong way on Tropical Parkway. The truck eventually stopped in front of a store on Centennial Parkway.