SAVANNAH, GA. (March 18, 2016): Ten arrests were processed through Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s mobile command posts on March 17, the first day of this year’s St. Patrick’s Festival.
There was one disorderly conduct charge, one for public urination and one fleeing to elude charge. There also were two individuals charged with affray, two charged with obstruction and two drug possession charges.
The 10 arrests include two juveniles, three felonies and 6 misdemeanors.
These statistics represent arrests made within the boundaries of the St. Patrick’s Festival Control Zone, then subsequently processed through one of two mobile command centers, located on West St. Julian Street and Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard or River Street at the Drayton Street Ramp.