A disturbance occurred on the 100 block of State Street early Monday morning that resulted in the arrest of 38-year-old Christopher H. Blackmer.

According to a Madison Police Department incident report, a 24-year-old Madison woman thought she was going to be hurt after Blackmer followed her up State Street, shouting derogatory things at her that were both racial and sexual in nature.

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The woman eventually found refuge in a restaurant where employees blocked Blackmer from entering as the woman called for a cab.

Blackmer, who has a lengthy criminal history and no permanent address, was arrested by Madison Police Department officers for disorderly conduct and possession of drug paraphernalia after a pipe was also found in his pocket.

“Yeah, that’s my crack pipe,” he told them.