The information in this story comes from the ACC Police Department. An arrest doesn't mean a conviction.
An Athens man was charged with public intoxication and urination and arrested Saturday morning after passing out near West Broad Street, according to an Athens Clarke County Police report. An officer was patrolling near West Broad Street and Newton Street at about 7 a.m. when he was flagged down by a person near a man urinating on the sidewalk. Keith Tardugno, 35, was not responsive to police when approached. Several officers tried to convince him to call for a ride, but he would only answer with "Really?" Tardugno was arrested and charged with public intoxication and urintation. He was taken to the Clarke County Jail.