POSTED: Tuesday, July 7, 2009 - 7:53am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:32pm
A McAllen police officer spent the night behind bars for driving while intoxicated.
Police arrested 39 year-old Alex Alvarez outside a local restaurant on East Nolana Avenue in McAllen on Sunday evening. He got into an argument inside the restaurant and that's when someone called police. Alvarez tried leaving the parking lot and officers say he crashed into a parked car.