Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office arrests 3 individuals for OWI 8th Offense, 5th Offense, and 4th Offense
MILWAUKEE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- In just five days, the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office arrested three people for felony offenses of Operating While Intoxicated -- 8th Offense, 5th Offense, and 4th Offense.
• Around 3:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 21, deputies were sent to a disabled vehicle on I-794. Deputies said the driver’s eyes were red and glassy, his speech was slurred, and they could smell a strong odor of intoxicants. The driver was identified as 57-year-old Kyler Wandry. During field sobriety tests, deputies reported that Wandry failed to demonstrate the motor skills necessary to safely operate a vehicle. He was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated – 8th Offense, a Class F felony carrying up to 12.5 years in prison and a $25,000 fine.
• On Friday, February 22, at about 1:00 a.m., a deputy was passed by a speeding vehicle that was weaving in and out of its lane on northbound State Highway 175. The deputy stopped the vehicle and found that the driver, identified as 41-year-old Marwan Lovett was intoxicated. The deputy said Lovett failed field sobriety tests and he was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated – 4th Offense, a Class H felony carrying up to 6 years in prison and a $10,000 fine.
• Just before 2:00 a.m. Monday, February 25, a deputy saw that a vehicle was stopped at a green traffic light at S. 6th St. and Grange Ave. As the deputy approached, the driver awoke and drove west on Grange Ave. The deputy stopped the vehicle and determined that the driver, 30-year-old Javier Amaro, was intoxicated. Amaro was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated – 5th Offense, a Class G felony carrying up to 10 years in prison and a $25,000 fine.