Man spotted on sorority house roof arrested in Iowa City

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- At around 9:33 p.m. Monday night, Iowa City police responded to 815 E Washington Street for calls of a man on top of a sorority house roof.

After being spotted by residents of the house, Alexander Preissing, 19, Arlington Heights, IL tried to flee the scene, but was tackled by a good samaritan. When police apprehended Preissing, he had strong signs of intoxication, including slurred speech and admitted to being drunk.

Preissing was arrested for Public Intoxication and taken into custody.