A police response to a report about a potentially impaired motorist resulted in the arrest of a 49-year-old Mansfield woman late last month in New Albany.
New Albany Police Department officers at 9:02 a.m. Aug. 29 located the woman near Bevelhymer and Johnstown roads.
She failed standardized field-sobriety tests, according to the police report.
The woman was arrested for OVI and cited for drug abuse and controlled-substance possession or use.
In other recent New Albany police incident reports:
* Identity theft was reported at 5:53 p.m. Sept. 1 on the 5300 block of Pamplin Court.
* Theft from an unlocked vehicle was reported at 2:42 p.m. Aug. 31 on the 7300 block of Tumblebrook Drive. A checkbook, a debit card and $20 were stolen, according to police clerk Lauren Johnson.
* A 21-year-old Newark woman was cited for drug abuse, controlled-substance possession or use and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 12:48 a.m. Aug. 30 at state Route 161 and U.S. Route 62.
* The theft of a smartphone was reported at 4:03 p.m. Aug. 28 on the 1100 block of Beech Road SW. The phone was valued at $1,000, Johnson said.
* A 29-year-old Lancaster man was arrested for OVI and driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 11:40 p.m. Aug. 27 at Kitzmiller and Smith's Mill roads.
* Shoplifting was reported at 11:04 a.m. Aug. 27 at a business on the 9800 block of Johnstown Road. Stolen items included a carton of cigarettes and a juice drink, for a total value of $79.36, Johnson said.