Janesville man arrested for 5th OWI


JANESVILLE, Wis. (WTVO) — Around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Janesville police officers conducted a traffic stop on S. Jackson Street near Riverside Drive.

After the driver, 42-year-old Mickey R. Ploof, showed signs of impairment, he was arrested.

Authorities say that Ploof has 4 prior OWI convictions and was currently out on bond for a previous OWI 5 Offense.

Ploof is facing charges of OWI 5th Offense, Operating While Suspended, and Bail Jumping. He is being held at the Rock County Jail.

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