Sheriff’s Office Conducts Late-Night Traffic Stop, Arrests Suspect for Third Degree DWI

Mary Helen Wayne
Mary Helen Wayne

Thief River Falls, MN ( – In a late-night operation on April 8, the sheriff’s office conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of 150th Street Northeast and 150th Avenue Northeast. Mary Helen Wayne, a 64-year-old resident of Thief River Falls, found herself in legal trouble after being charged with third-degree DWI, with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.16 or greater.

The incident unfolded at 10:25 p.m. when law enforcement initiated the traffic stop, leading to Wayne’s arrest. This development highlights the ongoing efforts of authorities to enforce road safety measures and crack down on impaired driving in the community.

Further details regarding the circumstances of the arrest and any subsequent legal proceedings are expected to emerge as the case progresses.

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