A Postville man faces charges in a weekend traffic stop in rural Fayette County.


At about 2am Saturday (Oct. 20), deputies pulled over a vehicle at the intersection of Highway 56 and County Road W-51, south of Elgin, for failing to stop at a stop sign.

After investigating the driver, identified as 39 year old Jaime Amayo of Postville, officers arrested him for Operating While Intoxicated-1st Offense, not having a Valid Driver's License, and Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign.

Amayo was being held in the Fayette County Jail in West Union.