Motorcyclist suspected of 7th OWI

Officer says man briefly lost control of motorcycle

Published On: Jul 31 2013 02:40:13 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 31 2013 01:32:09 PM CDT
MADISON, Wis. -

A motorcyclist was arrested on suspicion of seventh-offense operating while intoxicated after being pulled over, according town of Madison police.

Police said an officer was following Sloan W. Brown, 50, of Madison, at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday on the West Beltline Highway frontage road and learned the registered driver had a revoked drivers license.

The officer also said Brown briefly lost control of the motorcycle while negotiating a curve. Brown was stopped and police said the officer determined he had been drinking.