Easton man arrested for drunk driving, evading

An Easton man turned himself in on an arrest warrant for driving under the influence at Ridgefield police headquarters at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25.

Police said Neil Johnson, 56, evaded the scene of an Oct. 11 accident.

According to a report, Johnson was additionally charged with drinking while operating a motor vehicle, evading, reckless driving, failure to drive in the proper lane, and failure to obey a control signal.

He was released after posting a $1,500 bond and is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday, Feb. 13.