A Luzerne County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following an incident in Slatington.

Borough police said they responded to a report of a possible DUI driver on Aug. 20 about 9:44 p.m. A traffic stop was conducted in the 600 block of Main St.

The driver of a 2005 Toyota stopped was and the driver identified as John Balchun II, 23, of 345 Matson Ave., Parsons. He was found to be under the influence and was taken to the Lehigh County DU Cneter for a blood test. The test results showed a .18BAC, police said.