Madison man facing 5th OWI charge

Police make arrest after stopping vehicle without plate

Published On: Dec 18 2012 07:22:34 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 18 2012 07:33:49 AM CST

A police stop involving a man driving without license plates has led to one man facing his fifth charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, according to the Dane County Sheriff's office.

Sheriff's deputies arrested Robert Opsal II, 42, Madison, at 12:25 a.m. Tuesday on Christianson Avenue in the Town of Blooming Grove.

According to the sheriff's department, a deputy observed Opsal driving a car without a license plate and pulled him over.

Deputies said Opsal failed a field sobriety test after being pulled over and was charged with a felony OWI. Opsal is in the Dane County Jail, according to the sheriff's department.