During this time of year the CHP has maximum enforcement in place and once again a traffic stop for one violation leads to the arrest of another more serious offense. Early morning Sunday CHP officers spotted a car speeding in the vicinity of Highway 20 between Empire St and Idaho Maryland Rd. Offer Justin Barnhouse says that when officers stopped the vehicle and questioned the driver it was determined he was under the influence.
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Upon taking inventory of the car additional evidence was discovered.
Ethan Edward Gross was booked on possession of Marijuana, Hash, and Driving Under the Influence.