Man arrested on OUI charges
SAULT STE. MARIE — A Sault Ste. Marie man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs.
The Michigan State Police Sault Ste. Marie Post reported that at approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday, a trooper from the post conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle on Ashmun Street near Marquette Avenue in Sault Ste. Marie. The driver was identified as a 29-year-old male from Sault Ste. Marie.
Following the trooper’s investigation, the subject was placed under arrest for allegedly operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs. After the arrest, the subject was found to have attempted to internally conceal contraband and had brought it into the jail.
The subject also was charged with smuggling contraband into a correctional facility.