The Lancaster Police Department in conjunction with the Fairfeild Sheriff’s Office, and Ohio Department of Transportation, conducted an OVI Checkpoint June 26. The checkpoint was active from 8:00 p.m. until 3:00 a.m. that night.
The Patrol made contact with 161 motorists at East Main Street in Lancaster throughout the night.
The checkpoint resulted in one OVI related arrest. There were also eight traffic stops at or around the checkpoint by saturation patrols, and the Patrol apprehended a suspect with a misdemeanor warrant during a traffic stop.