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Traffic stop leads to 5th offense OWI arrest

Published On: Mar 31 2014 12:16:12 PM CDT
MADISON, Wis. -

Madison police said a man pulled over for speeding early Sunday morning was arrested on suspicion of fifth-offense operating while intoxicated.

An officer on Packers Avenue at 1:56 a.m. noticed a gray SUV swearing across all lanes of traffic while exiting Aberg Avenue. The officer said the SUV sped to 60 mph in a 35 mph zone.

The SUV was stopped on North First Street.

Matthew L. Bekkering, 45, was arrested of suspicion of fifth-offense OWI and speeding.

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