Kevin Marchetti, 26, of Meriden, was charged Oct. 22 with driving while intoxicated and possession of narcotics, police said.

Officers observed Marchetti heading south on Post Road about 9 p.m. when he made an illegal U-turn.

Marchetti had slurred speech and it was discovered that he had a previous DWI charge and a charge for selling controlled substances and narcotics, police said.

He posted a $1,000 bond and was scheduled to appear in court on Nov. 2.