Watertown man charged with 4th OWI in 5 years

Man arrested early Saturday morning in Middleton
Watertown man charged with 4th OWI in 5 years

A Watertown man faces his fourth charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated after being arrested in Middleton early Saturday morning.

The incident happened just after midnight Saturday in the 2000 block of Allen Boulevard.

According to police, a car driven by John Stephens, 52, was swerving on Allen Boulevard. near University Avenue. Officers stopped the vehicle and gave Stephens a sobriety test.

Police said Stephens failed the sobriety test and had open intoxicants inside the vehicle. Stephens also faces charges of operating after revocation and operating a vehicle without insurance, according to police.  

Police said Stephens is being held at the Dane County Jail.