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Rock County Sheriff's Office
Monday October 21st, 2019 :: 11:47 a.m. CDT


NEWS RELEASE: 5th Offense OWI Arrest

Contact Person: Commander Craig Strouse
Date: October 19, 2019
CASE # SO1954263

On October 19, 2019 at approximately 6:42 PM, a Rock County Sheriff’s Office Deputy performed a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of W Hwy 14 by N County Road H for a traffic violation. Upon contact with the driver, identified as Patrick M Dolan (49 years old from Milton, Wisconsin), the Deputy could smell intoxicants coming from Dolan. Dolan admitted to drinking alcohol prior to driving and displayed multiple signs of impairment. After field sobriety tests, the Deputy arrested Dolan for Operating While Intoxicated (OWI). Dolan has 4 prior convictions for OWI, making this arrest a 5th Offense Felony. A blood sample was obtained from Dolan and he was booked into the Rock County Jail where he will have a mandatory court date on Monday, October 21, 2019.

"Pursuant to the directive of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, as found in Supreme Court Rule 20:3.6, Trial Publicly, you are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty."


By: Sergeant Ryan Ooms
2nd Shift Patrol

Rock County Sheriff's Office
200 E USH 14
Janesville, WI 53545

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