Washburn Man Arrested for Driving Drunk With Children in Vehicle

By KBJR News 1

Washburn Man Arrested for Driving Drunk With Children in Vehicle

February 10, 2013 Updated Feb 10, 2013 at 10:01 PM CST

Mercer, WI (NNCNOW.COM) - A Washburn man was arrested Saturday after allegedly driving drunk with his children in the vehicle.

According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, the 36-year-old suspect was pulled over in Iron County shortly after 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

The State Patrol reports that there were two children in the vehicle at the time of the arrest.

The man was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence.

According to the State Patrol, this is his 2nd offense.

Written for the web by Jennifer Austin.