A 65-year-old Scituate man was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of drugs on Monday after a motorist called to report erratic driving.
According to police, Scituate Police received a call shortly before 4 p.m. on Monday from a motorist who reported that a gold Mercedes-Benz was traveling erratically on First Parish Road.
The caller said the suspect had crossed into the opposing lane of traffic nearly a dozen times.
Scituate Police quickly located the car on Country Way and attempted to stop the car. The car continued into North Scituate Village, where the operator finally stopped, police said.
The driver was asked to perform several sobriety tests and then was arrested.
Bradley A. Reussow, 65, from Scituate was charged with operating under the influence of drugs, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and a marked lanes violation.