Police find man atop Zamboni

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - December 31, 2008

But an Oregon man faces a drunken driving charge after police found him aboard an idling Zamboni inside the Cumberland County Civic Center.

Police say they went to the building after an alarm and found the man trying to operate the Zamboni.

The vehicle had crashed into a wall inside the civic center's storage area.

Police say the man appeared to be intoxicated.

The say he'd also operated two fork lifts and damaged a sprinkler system, interior walls and a hockey net.

He's charged with operating under the influence, burglary, criminal mischief and bail violation.

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