Janesville Man Arrested for 4th OWI

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

JANESVILLE (WIFR) -- A 51-year-old Janesville man has been arrested for his 4th OWI.

Around 2 p.m. police responded to a traffic accident at the 5 points. Police say Abdul Stewart was driving northbound on Center Avenue approaching the 5 points when he rear ended a car in front him that was slowing down for a yellow light.

Stewart failed sobriety tests on scene and was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. He is being held at the Rock County Jail pending his first court appearance.

Nobody was injured in the accident. Police say Stewart's license had been revoked for prior OWI convictions at the time of the accident.


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