SPARTA, NJ - On December 22, at approximately 9:08 p.m., police were dispatched to Route 15 for the report of an erratic driver. A cell phone caller reported the driver was having a difficult time maintaining the lane of travel.
Cpl. Dave Pridham located the vehicle in question on Route 15, a 2014 Mercedes Benz, in the area of the 13.5 mile mark. After making independent observations of erratic operation, Cpl. Pridham stopped the vehicle. The driver, 49-year-old Theodore J. Wynn of Wantage was arrested after failing a series of Field Sobriety Tests.
He was transported to Headquarters for processing and breath testing. Mr. Wynn was charged with DWI, Careless Driving and Failure to Maintain Lane of Travel. He was released several hours later to a sober friend.