On Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, at 8:00 p.m., deputies with the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office City of Shasta Lake Patrol Division responded to the report of a traffic collision in the area of Shasta Street and Toyon Avenue. Upon arrival in the area, deputies discovered a white Crown Victoria which, collided into a tree. At a nearby residence, deputies contacted the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, 21-year-old Clarence James McKee, a resident of the City of Shasta Lake.

During contact with McKee, he displayed the objective symptoms of being under the influence of alcohol. McKee was evaluated on scene and subsequently arrested for driving while under the influence alcohol and driving with a BAC over a.08%.