Saturday morning, March 2, at approximately 1:16 a.m., Trooper Korey Mauck stopped the driver of a 2007 Jeep Wrangler on First Avenue at Diamond Avenue for making an unsafe lane movement on First Avenue near Uhlhorn. The driver was identified as Timothy Hartig, 41, of Evansville. While talking to Hartig, Trooper Mauck detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage. Mauck also observed a plastic bag containing marijuana on the front console. Further investigation revealed Hartig had a BAC of .10%. He was arrested and taken to the Vanderburgh County Jail where he is currently being held without bond.
ARRESTED AND CHARGES:
• Timothy Hartig, 41, Evansville, IN
1. Driving While Intoxicated, Class C Misdemeanor
2. Possession of Marijuana, Class A Misdemeanor
Arresting Officer: Trooper Korey Mauck, Indiana State Police