Motorist charged with OVI

BellefontainePolice Patch

James C. Gudger, 32, of 1001 W. Chillicothe Ave., was charged Thursday with OVI and cited for driving under suspension and driving an unsafe vehicle.

Around 2:05 a.m., an officer on a south-bound patrol at Main Street near Colton Avenue observed a northbound car drive by with heavy front end damage and parts drag- ging on the pavement.

Upon contact with the motorist, officers detected an odor of alcohol and his speech was slurred.

Field sobriety tests indicated he was impaired by alcohol. His breathalyzer tests were 0.18. 

Two incidents result in charges

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