MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 53-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in western Wisconsin for his 10th drunken driving offense.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says state troopers found the Tomah man around 6 p.m. in a stalled vehicle blocking a lane of traffic on Interstate 94 in Jackson County.READ MORE: Vaccine Doubts Fuel Dr. Scott Jensen's Rise In Minnesota Governor Race'Perfect Timing To Go': MEA Marking One Of The Busiest Travel Weekends Of The Fall
The man showed signs of impairment and was arrested. He is currently in the Jackson County Jail pending formal charges.
WCCO is not naming the man because he has yet to be formally charged.MORE NEWS: A Ride-Along With Minneapolis Police Shows How Staffing Shortages Have Officers Stretched Thin
As of last year, the maximum penalty for being convicted of a 10th DWI in Wisconsin is 15 years in prison.