Posted Saturday, November 23, 2013 --- 6:00 a.m.
According to Dane County Sheriff's Office, a 28-year-old man was arrested for his 5th OWI offense Saturday morning.
At 2:00 a.m., a Dane County Sheriff’s Office Deputy made a traffic stop on a vehicle which was traveling 75 miles per hour in an area posted with a 55 miles per hour limit on US Highway 12/18 near County Highway N, in the Town of Cottage Grove.
According to police, the driver, identified as Stephen J. Wleczyk, of Sullivan, had a strong odor of intoxicants on his breath and open intoxicants in his vehicle.
Field sobriety tests were given and Wleczyk was arrested for OWI-5th Offense. According to a release, he was also cited for Operating After Revocation, Speeding, Open Intoxicants, and No Insurance.
He is currently being held in the Dane County Jail.