Stolen vehicle investigation in Bartholomew County leads to OWI arrest
BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind. (February 29, 2016) – A stolen vehicle investigation in Bartholomew County ended in an OWI arrest.
Bartholomew County sheriff deputies responded to a report of a stolen vehicle on Sunday around 6:15 a.m. in the 1000 block of West 625 South.
Upon arrival, one of the deputies saw a white passenger car in the driveway of the home. The vehicle then turned into the yard of a neighbor.
A deputy stopped the vehicle and, while speaking to the driver, the deputy noticed a strong odor of alcohol.
The driver, later identified as Kainen Joe Carr, 27, of Hope, Indiana was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence.
Carr was taken to the Bartholomew County Jail and has since been released on $2,500.00 bond.