A motorist was arrested for driving while impaired at a Johnston County Sheriff’s Office License Checkpoint. Deputies were conducting a checkpoint Wednesday night on Covered Bridge Road near Archer Lodge.
A deputy reported a pickup stopped at the checkpoint emitting a strong odor of alcohol from the cab. The driver failed a field sobriety test and was taken into custody.
Michael Damian Molnar, 38, of Larson Court, Clayton was charged with driving while impaired. Molnar registered 0.10 on the Breathalyzer, above the legal limit of 0.08, a spokesperson said.
He was released on a $1,000 bond.