Minor driving while intoxicated
Police about 8:30 p.m. Saturday stopped a vehicle in the 1600 block of Fort Worth Highway that had been traveling with its headlights off.
The 16-year-old female driver reportedly told the officer she had been drinking and had no driver’s license. She was also found to be in unlawful possession of tobacco.
She was issued a citation for operating a motor vehicle in a public place while having a detectable amount of alcohol on her breath. She was also issued a citation for minor in possession of tobacco and no driver’s licene. She was released to her grandmother.
Teens consuming alcohol
Police were called at 11:15 p.m. Saturday to a residence in the 300 block of Lockwood Lane where a Department of Public Transportation trooper had confronted a group of people drinking alcohol in public.
Two juveniles, a male and a female, were issued citations for minor consuming alcohol and released to their parents, who were called to the scene. Four other teens, two males and two females, were arrested.
Police about 10:18 p.m. Sunday were called concerning a reported reckless driver. Police were told the driver of the pickup was “all over the road” and had stopped in a business in the 1200 block of North Main Street.
The driver was leaving the business as an officer was arriving, who reported the vehicle fail to keep a single lane and then declined to stop for the officer’s emergency lights and siren.
The vehicle reportedly continued to travel north on FM Road 51 for approximately two miles before coming to a stop. The driver, Daniel Ahern, 55, of Weatherford, was taken into custody for driving while intoxicated, with three or more prior convictions, and for fleeing from a peace officer. Ahern was transported to Parker County Jail.