Motorist taken into custody on warrant

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A motorist, who turned into the path of oncoming traffic, was arrested on a Union County warrant around 6:35 p.m. Thursday.

Ronald Lynn Eickemeyer, 52, of 3348 S. Main St., East Liberty, was wanted for failure to appear on an operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs charge.

An officer of the Bellefontaine Police Department was at Gunntown Road and Main Street when he observed the motorist turn left from southbound Main across the path of oncoming traffic and onto Gunntown.

The motorist was cited for failure to yield and driving under suspension before he was turned over to Union County authorities.