Drost arrested for OWI and DWLS

On 12/2/2023 at approximately 5:57 p.m., the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting a vehicle driving in a reckless manner on Highway 75 north of Merrill, Iowa.  A short time later a Plymouth County Deputy located and performed a traffic stop on that vehicle on Highway 75 north of mile marker 116.  As a result of the stop the driver, Justin Robert Drost, dob 3/15/1981 of Alton, was placed under arrest for OWI 1st offense and driving with a suspended license.  He was booked into the Plymouth County Jail.