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Sun Prairie man arrested on suspicion of 5th offense OWI

Published On: Feb 27 2013 11:48:44 AM CST
Updated On: Feb 27 2013 11:50:14 AM CST

MADISON, Wis. -

A Sun Prairie man was arrested Tuesday when police said an officer witnessed a motorist run a stop sign, hop a median and fishtail across East Washington Avenue.

The officer said the driver has been turning into the eastbound lanes of East Washington Avenue from Reindahl Avenue.

The officer pulled over Stephen J. Nelson, 31, who was arrested on suspicion of fifth offense operating while intoxicated and operating after revocation, according to police.

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