OWI follows erratic driving report

From Local Sources


JASPER — Police arrested a woman on a preliminary Level 6 felony count of impaired driving (test refusal) with a minor passenger after a Sunday evening traffic stop.

A Dubois County Sheriff’s Office deputy stopped a 2008 GMC Acadia driven by Mackenzie M. Jones, 22, 448 W. 43rd St., Jasper, at Church Avenue east of Conrad Avenue in Jasper at 6:47 p.m. after a report of erratic driving. Police said Jones had driven left of center multiple times, going completely into the opposite lane of travel.

Police said Jones initially refused chemical testing at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center but, after a search warrant for a sample was obtained, a controlled substance was found in her system.

Authorities booked Jones into the Dubois County Security Center at 12:25 a.m. today.

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