PELHAM, N.H. (CBS) – Police say a Pelham, New Hampshire man later charged with DUI was driving on rims before officers pulled him over.

A caller reported a car on Bridge Street hit a guard rail after driving on rims and shooting sparks from its wheel just after 12 a.m. on Thursday

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The car pulled over by police in New Hampshire. (Image credit: Pelahm police)

Officers pulled over the 2009 Dodge Avenger and observed that it was missing its front passenger tire and had a broken headlight.

Police say 36-year-old Michael Medeiros refused to comply with the investigation and briefly struggled with officers before they could handcuff him. He’s charged with DUI, resisting arrest, open container and defective equipment.

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Michael Medeiros (Photo credit: Pelham police)

Medeiros is set to be arraigned in Salem District Court on Aug. 13.

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