OWI_Controlled SubstanceLast Tuesday, March 9th, Officer Weir with the Plymouth Police Department witnessed a black Volkswagen disregard the stoplight at Oak Road and Jefferson Street, cutting off a childcare transport van.

The officer conducted a traffic stop and the driver, 27-year-old Bridget Lunn McDonald of Plymouth appeared to be under the influence of some type of drug. McDonald was taken into custody and the 9-month-old child in the car was turned over to the Division of Child Services.

McDonald was held on a $1,500 cash bond for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated Endangering.


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