A Holmen man was arrested Sunday morning for fourth-offense drunken driving.

Edward J. O'Brien, 43, was pulled over by the Wisconsin State Patrol at 7:16 a.m. Sunday on Hwy. 53 and Sand Lake Road after a trooper noticed his Chevrolet Silverado weaving in his traffic lane.

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The trooper smelled alcohol and found that O'Brien had three prior convictions for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

O'Brien showed signs of intoxication during field sobriety tests and was taken into custody on charges of fourth-offense operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

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Jourdan Vian is a reporter and columnist covering crime and courts for the La Crosse Tribune. You can contact her at 608-791-8218 or jvian@lacrossetribune.com.

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