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Drunken man arrested for driving wrong way on Brown Deer Road

Posted at 1:45 PM, Jan 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-06 14:50:54-05

Brown Deer Police arrested a man early Sunday morning for driving drunk on the wrong side of Brown Deer Road.

Around 7 a.m. police spotted the man going eastbound in the westbound lane of the 4900 block of Brown Deer Road, police say. Officers from River Hills, Bayside and Milwaukee responded to the incident. Two Bayside officers deployed stop sticks which ultimately brought the driver to a halt near the Riverhills-Bayside border.

Brown Deer Police say the incident ended with no crashes or injuries and the man is currently in custody on OWI and other charges. Police were not able to comment if the man had prior OWI arrests.