Martin Ray Meyers, 53, of Bridgeport, was charged with operating under the influence and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license Oct. 22.

Officers traveling on Barringer Road at 9:19 p.m. where they observed two males attempting to change a shredded tire on their Chevrolet Avalanche, police said. Officers detected an odor of alcohol and Meyers admitted to drinking a few beers, police said.

Meyers was released on a promise to appear and was scheduled to appear in court Nov. 3.

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