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Top DUI News, Sunday, January 21st, 2018

35-year-old crashed his car and fled the scene before being arrested for his 4th OWI offense
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel1 hour ago
Also on Saturday, state troopers stopped a car on Highway 171 and arrested Brian A. Bolstad, a 61-year-old from Viroqua, for his 7th OWI offense.
State Rep. Baltimore jailed on OWI charge
The Ames Tribune2 days ago
Baltimore, 51, was charged with first-offense OWI and possession of carrying a weapon after he was pulled over near U.S. 30 and Dayton Avenue just after 3:30 a.m. Ames police Sgt. Mike ...
Heroin crisis a target of proposed county millage to fund drug courts
MLive.com3 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - The Muskegon County District Court is stumping for the creation of a new millage to target the county's heroin crisis. The millage would create a new Opioid and Substance ...
Authorities: Wrong-way OWI suspect took out six light poles
WISN 12 Milwaukee7 days ago
A St. Francis man who drove the wrong way on Interstate 794 on Saturday night and stopped only after crashing into six light poles was arrested on suspicion of OWI, authorities said.
Rep. Baltimore apologizes for OWI incident
KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids12 hours ago
A Republican lawmaker is speaking out for the first time since he was arrested and charged with an OWI. Local 5 spoke with Rep. Chip Baltimore on Saturday afternoon. Baltimore tells Local ...
“Setting a bad example:” Marquette University Police Chief Paul Mascari cited for OWI
FOX 6 Milwaukee3 days ago
Marquette University's police chief is on administrative leave after he was cited for OWI. Chief Paul Mascari has been with the university since 2004, and chief since 2015, when the departed ...
OWI Charge Dropped in Warrick County Car-Sled Fatality
US News & World Report3 days ago
Prosecutors in southwestern Indiana have dropped charges of driving while intoxicated against a driver whose car struck and killed a teen whose sled slid into a roadway.
State legislator Chip Baltimore arrested on OWI and weapon charges
The Des Moines Register2 days ago
State Rep. Francis "Chip" Baltimore, a Boone Republican who has pushed for legislation to keep drunken drivers off the roads, was arrested early Friday in Ames and charged with operating while ...
Man with infant in car arrested for 6th OWI, officials say
WISC-TV Madison18 hours ago
In response to the evidence gathered, Lira was arrested and allegedly charged for 6th offense OWI with a passenger under 16 years old, 6th offense of operating with a prohibited alcohol ...
Indiana teen killed in sledding accident, driver arrested for OWI
FOX 59 Indianapolis6 days ago
NEWBURGH, Ind. – A Castle High School student was killed on Saturday night after she was hit by a car while sledding, the Evansville Courier & Press reports. Davis Collier, 16, of Newburgh, ...
Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold
WISN 12 Milwaukee4 days ago
A prestigious scientific panel is recommending that states significantly lower their drunken driving thresholds as part of a blueprint to eliminate the "entirely preventable" 10,000 alcohol-impaired ...
Driver accused of killing teen sledder says she wasn't drinking
FOX 19 Cincinnati4 days ago
Authorities said 20-year-old Galina Witte has a prior OWI conviction. The probable cause affidavit shows Witte told authorities she hadn't been drinking, but she and her passenger had ...
Edgerton man arrested for fourth OWI offense, sheriff's office says
The Capital Times7 days ago
An Edgerton man was arrested Saturday afternoon on a tentative felony OWI charge, the Dane County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies were alerted around 4:25 p.m. that a vehicle was swerving ...
“Thankful that he is still here:” Huge turnout in support for limo driver hurt in New Year’s Day crash
FOX 6 Milwaukee14 hours ago
Joe Farrugia, a limousine driver, was badly injured in a hit-and-run collision on New Year's Day. Family and friends packed the Hideaway Bar and Grill in Oconomowoc, on Saturday, January 20th ...
Manitowoc man faces 6th OWI after injuring woman in crash Tuesday at N. Rapids/Broadway
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter4 days ago
A Manitowoc woman is in the hospital after a two-car crash caused by an intoxicated driver Tuesday. When officers talked to them, one, a 48-year-old Manitowoc man, showed signs of intoxication ...
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids3 days ago
Two former Milwaukee Co. prosecutors charged in cover-up of suspicious case dismissal
FOX 6 Milwaukee4 days ago
A pair of former Milwaukee County Assistant District Attorneys (ADAs) each face a charge of misdemeanor misconduct in office for their handling of an OWI and obstructing an officer case ...
GOP lawmaker faces OWI, gun charges
WOI-TV Des Moines2 days ago
A state lawmaker was arrested and charged with driving while under the influence and having a gun while intoxicated. Rep. Chip Baltimore, a Republican from Boone, was arrested around 5 a.m.
Felony charges threaten Hobart Township official's seat
The Times of Northwest Indiana5 days ago
Multiple felony charges for drunken driving and a count of resisting police could threaten the elected seat of a Hobart Township board member. If convicted of any of the three pending felonies ...
Teen dies when drunk driver hits her sled
WISH-TV Indianapolis7 days ago
A teen died Saturday night after police say a drunk driver hit and killed her when her sled entered a roadway. Davis Collier, a 16-year old junior at Castle High School, was killed while sledding ...
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