An Evansville man was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated after he was stopped for driving 90 miles per hour on I-69.
According to a release from the Indiana State Police, Jacob, A. Hille, 18, of Evansville, was arrested on Tuesday, Sept. 30, after an ISP trooper observed him driving a vehicle on I-69 at a high rate of speed near the 42 mile marker northbound on I-69. The release states that Hille was stopped near the 48 mile marker when a trooper detected the odor of burnt marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.
According to the release, Hille failed field sobriety tests and further investigation revealed that Hille was under the influence of marijuana and benzodiazepines and also had a small amount of marijuana.
Hille was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated — controlled substance, a Class A misdemeanor, and possession of marijuana, a Class B misdemeanor. The release states that Hille was transported to Pike County Jail where he is currently being held on bond.