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Howe man arrested for OWI with children in vehicle

A Howe man was arrested after he was found to be driving under the influence of alcohol, with children also in the vehicle.

    According to the police report, a deputy made a traffic stop on a 2006 Mazda shortly after 1 a.m. on April 16 on CR 100E south of CR 600N. The driver, identified as Luis F. R. Montanez, 23, of Howe was found to be operating while intoxicated. An adult female along with three children were also in the vehicle.

    Montanez was arrested and booked into the LaGrange County Jail for Operating While Intoxicated With Passengers Under 18 Years of Age, a Level 6 Felony.