Stepped up patrols around Indian Lake over the weekend resulted in numerous citations over the weekend.
WPKO Radio in Bellefontaine reported that the saturated patrols were conducted by officers from the Washington Township, Russells Point and Waynesfield Police Department.
23 warnings were issued during 31 traffic stops. Several citations for speeding and other violations were also issued, and five summons were issued for possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia and open container.
Increased drug related crimes and overdoses in the region prompted the increased enforcement.