Driver arrested after children found riding in bed of pickup truck

Billy Jack Mayes was arrested after two children were found riding in the bed of his pickup truck.

MASON COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- A man was arrested Thursday night after children were found riding in the bed on his truck.

A Mason County Sheriff's Deputies stopped a man in a pickup truck after he noticed two children riding in the bed.

The driver, 38-year-old Billy Jack Mayes, was arrested for operating while intoxicated - child endangerment.

According to Sheriff Kim Cole, the 10-year-old and 13-year-old children in the bed were not related to Mayes.

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