Fitchburg man arrested for alleged fourth drunken driving offense
A Fitchburg man stopped by police in Middleton early Sunday morning was arrested for his alleged fourth operating while intoxicated offense.
Orville Townsend, 31, was taken into custody around 1 a.m. Sunday, after being stopped by police on University Avenue near the Beltline, Middleton police said.
The officer made the traffic stop because the registered owner of the vehicle didn’t have a driver’s license.
Townsend’s blood alcohol content was 0.19, more than twice the legal limit of 0.08.