18-year old arrested for OWI

MARSHALL COUNTY — On Sunday, Sept. 6 at approximately 2:30 a.m., a Marshall County Sheriff’s Department deputy responded to a property damage accident at Jellystone Campground. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with the driver of the vehicle, identified as 18-year old Alexis Schapiro of Lake Station. She was found to be under the influence of alcohol. Alexis was transported to the Plymouth hospital for a chemical test that showed her to be over twice the legal limit of alcohol. Alexis was booked into the Marshall County Jail for operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person, operating a vehicle with an ACE of .15 or more, and illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage by a minor.

Bond was set at $1,505.

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