Mt. Carmel Man Arrested For DUI Drugs

On 9/02/18 Mt. Carmel Police arrested Bryan M. Potter, age 27, of Mt. Carmel, for Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Police received a public complaint regarding a reckless driver coming into Mt. Carmel from Indiana.  The arresting officer located the suspect vehicle, a gold Ford truck, coming into Mt. Carmel on Walnut Street.  The officer observed the vehicle commit several traffic lane violations so a traffic stop was made and Potter was found to be the driver.  The officer suspected impairment on drugs so field sobriety testing was conducted.  Clues to indicate impairment were observed and Potter was placed under arrest.  The officer also located a smoking pipe used to ingest drugs inside of the vehicle as well.  Potter was transported to the Wabash County Jail where he was charged and held pending the posting of a $300 cash bond.