FROM LOCAL SOURCES
HUNTINGBURG -- A Cynthiana man was arrested over the weekend after allegedly driving while extremely intoxicated.
Huntingburg Police tried to stop 45-year-old James Ashley Saturday afternoon on U.S. 231 but he didn’t stop for nearly a mile. He eventually stopped in the WITZ Bottoms.
A portion of U.S. 231 was shut down as police ordered Ashely out of the vehicle.
A chemical test showed Ashley had a blood alcohol content of .321%. .08 is the legal limit.
Ashley is charged with OWI, OWI over .15, OWI Endangering and Resisting Law Enforcement.