Reckless driver arrested in heroin bust after citizen tip

BERTHOLD, N.D. – Berthold Police arrested a male suspect Wednesday night on drug charges after a concerned citizen tipped them off that the man was driving erratically.

Chief Al Schmidt says that they received a report around 7:30 p.m. about a reckless driver that was leaving the roadway and going into the ditch.

Schmidt managed to pull over the driver in Berthold, and says he was driving recklessly because he was using heroin.

The drug as well as drug paraphernalia was seized from the car, and the man was jailed on multiple charges.