On 11/2/21 at 1:29 a.m., the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office performed a traffic stop on a vehicle near the exit 116 on-ramp to Hwy 75. The driver, Wanita Dee Benton, age 49 of Casper, Wyoming, was found to have an active Plymouth County warrant relating to a 2001 OWI charge. During an investigation, it was determined Benton may be operating while under the influence.
The Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged Benton with operating while under the influence 2nd offense and no valid driver’s license. Benton was booked in the Plymouth County Jail and held on bond.