NEW BEDFORD — A man will be summonsed to court after being found passed out behind the wheel of his car in New Bedford.

New Bedford Police responded at around 7:38 p.m. on Monday to a parking lot across the street from Ma Raffa's at 85 Rockdale Avenue.

Upon further investigation, police determined that the male was under the influence of narcotics. The unnamed man was transported to St. Luke's Hospital.

The man will be summonsed to New Bedford District Court at a later date to face charges of OUI drugs and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

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