A Winnebago man was arrested Wednesday night on suspicion of a sixth offense of operating a motor vehicle under the influence in Sawyer County.
Joseph Roy Trepania, 40, was arrested at 6:48 p.m., June 17, by the Wisconsin State Patrol, after a trooper observed a vehicle traveling eastbound on Wis. 70 cross the center line of the roadway near First Street in Stone Lake.
A traffic stop was conducted, and the operator was identified as Joseph R. Trepania.
According to the State Patrol, Trepania displayed a strong odor of intoxicants and several other indicators of intoxication. He was placed under arrest on suspicion of OWI 6th offense and transported to the Sawyer County Jail. A warrant was obtained for an evidentiary blood draw and the blood draw was completed.
Trepania is also being held for operating a motor vehicle after driver’s license revocation.