Authorities arrest man for 5th offense OWI

Published On: Jan 24 2013 04:42:31 PM CST
SAUK COUNTY, Wis. -

Authorities arrested a man from Mobile, Alabama, in Juneau County for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 5th offense.

The Wisconsin State Patrol DeForest Post says Rueben Harris Givens, 37, was driving west on I-90/I-94 in Sauk County when his vehicle struck the back of a semi unit.

The State Patrol says Givens left the scene of the crash without reporting it to law enforcement and was stopped a short time later on I-90/I-94 in Juneau County. Authorities determined Givens was intoxicated and was arrested him for OWI. Givens had at least four prior OWI convictions in states outside of Wisconsin, according to the State Patrol.