Police and fire briefs for Feb. 8, 2013

Authorities book 5 on suspicion of DWI

Authorities arrested at least five people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish — including John Parris, of Baton Rouge, on a third-offense DWI — and booked them into Parish Prison between 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and 2:30 p.m. Thursday, booking records show.

Parris, 24, 12479 Coursey Blvd., Baton Rouge, was also booked with a seat belt violation and reckless operation of a vehicle.

Others booked and the counts against them:

Compiled from staff reports. To talk to a crime reporter at The Advocate, call (225) 388-0369.