West Richland police arrested Jose Alatorre, 34, Friday night on suspicion of driving under the influence and being in possession of brass knuckles after his vehicle struck a light pole at Ruppert Road and West Van Giesen Street.
Ruppert Road was temporarily shut down during the investigation.
In addition to the DUI and weapons charges, Alatorre was cited for having his wheels off the roadway and could face additional charges. He was lodged at the Benton County Jail.
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