Traffic stop leads to 2 arrests, child placed in Department of Child Services

Pictured: Javier Baez (Provided Photo/Bartholomew County Sheriff's Office)

EDINBURGH, Ind. (WISH) – A man and woman were arrested after a traffic stop in Edinburgh on Wednesday.

According to the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy pulled over a vehicle around 6:35 p.m. after traveling 80 mph in a 55 mph zone in the 10400 block of North US 31.

Deputies said the driver, 28-year-old Tyne Kelsay, had signs of impairment. In addition, a male passenger in the vehicle, Javier Baez 38 of Edinburgh, identified himself by multiple names to the deputy during the traffic stop. He was later identified as 38-year-old Javier Baez of Edinburgh.

Kelsay and Baez were transported to the Bartholomew County Jail.

Kelsay was arrested on a preliminary charge of operating while intoxicated. Baez was arrested on a preliminary charge of false informing.

There were also two juveniles in the vehicle. One of the children was released to a relative and the other was placed in Department of Child Services custody.

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