• Nathan Andrews

3 Knox County Men Arrested for DWI



Between 9:30 Friday night and 4:30 Saturday morning, Indiana State Police conducted saturation patrols throughout the Evansville District, including Knox County, targeting dangerous and impaired drivers.

In total, troopers issued 11 traffic tickets, 36 warnings and arrested four impaired drivers.

Troopers in Knox County concentrated their efforts in Vincennes, Decker and the roadways between both areas. Troopers arrested 3 Knox County men near Decker for Driving While Intoxicated.

Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in Knox County:

  • 24 year old Tyler Lett - (BAC .11%)

  • 46 year old William Tennis - (BAC .13%)

  • 50 year old Michael Swope - (BAC 15%). Swope was stopped on US 41 near the 45 mm for driving without headlights.


A fourth person was arrested in Fort Branch for driving while intoxicated.

Troopers will continue to participate in Operation Pull Over through March 24. The Indiana State Police are committed to traffic safety and will continue to conduct saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints to apprehend impaired drivers and to deter others from drinking and driving.