Police arrested a Sandwich man following a traffic stop on Saturday, December 21.

An officer driving along Main Street near Burbank Street at 12:51 AM saw a vehicle drift over the center lane and activated emergency lights to stop the vehicle.

When the officer approached the vehicle, they could smell the odor of alcohol. The driver was identified as Wallace A. Alden, 49, of Sandwich.

Mr. Alden was given a series of field sobriety tests, which he failed.

He was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of liquor and a marked lanes violation.

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