MASON CITY – An officer followed an apparent drunk driver and after witnessing apparent erratic driving, stopped the vehicle and made the arrest early Saturday.
Police reported that at about 1:04 AM Saturday morning March 22, an officer stopped a vehicle driven by 23-year-old Courtney Alysha Sgontz of Mason City near the intersection of Delaware Avenue and 8th Street SE. The officer reported the Sgontz had jumped a curb right before he pulled her over.
The arresting officer conducted a breath alcohol test at 2:43 AM on a female subject at the Cerro Gordo County Jail (Not necessarily Sgontz, but it was the only test given to a female subject on March 22). The subject registered a blood alcohol level of 0.149 in two attempts.
Sgontz was booked into the Cerro Gordo County Jail and later released, pending a court date.