MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - A drunk driving arrest leads to gun charges for a Texas man in Blue Earth County.
On August 23, an officer with Blue Earth County arrested Rafael Rios for drunken driving.
The following morning a business made notice to damage and debris thrown over a fence, one of the discarded items was a passport identifying Rios. Surveillance video showed Rios truck as well.
Among the debris, owners of the business found a loaded gun wrapped in a sheet. Rios stated the gun was his but didn't remember throwing it over the fence.
He faces one count of traffic collision, DWI and three counts related to a reckless use of a firearm.