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County beat: City man arrested, jailed



Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office arrested Austin Joel Herron, 23, of Bellefontaine, on various charges after a traffic stop in the 300 block of south Main Street at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

 Reports indicate Mr. Herron was pulled over for not having a headlight on his motorized bicycle. Officers noticed an odor of alcohol coming from Mr. Herron and initiated a field sobriety test and search of his person.


He was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, and possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia after police found a box containing suspected marijuana and crack cocaine. He was lodged in the Logan County Jail.

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