Two Arrested After Stanton County Traffic Stop
STANTON COUNTY - Two Omaha residents are facing charges after being pulled over by authorities in northeast Nebraska.
The Stanton County Sheriff's Office says they were notified of an erratic driver the was driving on Highway 275 near the old Pilger rest area on Friday around 1 p.m.
Authorities say the car was pulled over about nine miles east of Norfolk on Highway 275.
The Sheriff's Office says during that time the driver became agitated after it was determined he had been drinking and had no valid driver’s license, at which time he had to be physically subdued to the ground.
Jammil D. Alexis, 28, of Omaha, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated, No Operators License, Obstructing a Police Officer, Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia, and an Open Container of alcohol violation.
Authorities also say the passenger, Lakyn McCarter, 24, of Omaha was also arrested on charges of Obstructing a Police officer after providing false information about the driver.