Police arrest man Monday night after he drives into Ned Pepper’s Bar

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(Dayton Police Department)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Dayton Police sent officers to Ned Pepper’s Bar in Dayton’s Oregon District after a vehicle drove into the front of the building Monday night.

A police report filed by the responding officers said the call came in around 7:44 p.m. When they arrived before 8:30 p.m. they encountered a 34-year-old man who was driving the vehicle. Witnesses told officers that the man was acting erratically and that he threw a sidewalk sign which hit a bystander, cutting his hand.

The police reports said the driver claims he into the building on purpose. The officer was unable to determine whether either party was under the influence but the driver was arrested and taken to jail.

The police report states that there was no structural damage to the building.

WDTN.com will update this story when more information becomes available.

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