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Man arrested for DUI after found asleep with burger in hand

Troy Reifsnider's SUV was blocking a mall exit, police say.

MAHONING TWP., Pa. - A Carbon County man is facing DUI charges after police found him asleep behind the wheel at an area shopping mall.

Mahoning Township police said an officer saw an SUV blocking an intersection at the Carbon Plaza Mall.

The vehicle was sitting at a stop sign in the exit of the mall without its lights on, police said.

When an officer approached the SUV, he found the driver, Troy Refsnider of Nesquehoning, asleep behind the wheel, holding a McDonald's hamburger.

Police arrested Refsnider, who refused a requested blood test. He was charged with DUI and obstructing highways. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 30.

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