Man Arrested for Eighth Drunk Driving Offense in Alpena
A man was arrested in Alpena after it was found that he was driving drunk and had seven prior OWI convictions.
On January 18th, a trooper began following a vehicle in the City of Alpena after seeing it traveling well below the posted speed limit.
The vehicle also reportedly broke other traffic laws, which lead to a stop on Oliver St.
The driver was identified as 72 year old Sidney Hausding of Alpena.
He didn’t have a valid drivers license and was intoxicated.
He was subsequently arrested for operating while intoxicated and lodged in the Alpena County Jail.
After a further investigation of Hausdings record, it was also found that this would be his eighth OWI arrest.
He’s been charged with Driving While License Suspended or Revoked, and felony OWI.
He has waived his arraignment and will appear in court at a later date.