No arrests made during Operation Dry Water

Local News

It was smooth sailing on Lake Erie this weekend.

Even with increased enforcement, no one was caught boating under the influence.

The U.S. Coast Guard was out in full force for Operation Dry Water.

The Coast Guard pulled over dozens of boats to check for drivers under the influence, but not a single arrest was made.

Alcohol is intensified by the sun and water, making boating under the influence extremely dangerous, according to the Coast Guard.

Last year During Operation Dry Water, 278 arrests were made nationwide.

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