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Police: Drunken driver runs from vehicle during traffic stop

Published On: Jul 21 2014 03:05:18 PM CDT

MADISON, Wis. -

A Fitchburg man was arrested on tentative drunken driving charges after fleeing a traffic stop Saturday night, Madison police said.

James M. McCullum, 32, fled from the vehicle he was driving after being pulled over in the 3200 block of East Washington Avenue just before 10 p.m., according to a release.

McCullum was chased down by officers and taken into custody near the 900 block of Fair Oaks Avenue, police said.

He was arrested on a warrant out of Jefferson County and on tentative fourth-offense operating while intoxicated, speeding and resisting or obstructing charges.

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