Man Behind Bars For Driving While Intoxicated

A man is behind bars after being pulled over for a traffic stop.

52-year-old Michael Lynn Tarwater is charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

He was pulled over in the 1100 block of Central Freeway on Wednesday just before 3:00a.m.  Tarwater and two passengers were arrested at the scene and were all transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The passengers were charged with Public Intoxication.

The driver was found to have nine previous convictions for Driving While Intoxicated.

His bond has been set at $10,000.