Carolyn Fleegle

Checkpoint on SR 93 Results in OVI Arrest

by Carolyn Fleegle on July 2, 2012 at 6:58 am

A sobriety checkpoint in Perry County resulted in the arrest of an impaired driver.

The State Highway Patrol along with the Crooksville Police Department and the Perry County Sheriff’s Office conducted the checkpoint Friday night on State Route 93 just north of Flint Ridge Road.

The Patrol reports that contact was made with 216 motorists during the checkpoint with one impaired driver being arrested.

The OVI Checkpoint was funded by federal grants and was planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers.