A St. Croix County man has been arrested in Dunn County for first-offense operating while intoxicated with a child younger than 16 in the vehicle.
According to a news release from the Wisconsin State Patrol:
Lazeric L Bloodsaw, 36, of Somerset was arrested after a a state trooper was called at about 4:08 p.m. Sunday to investigate a driving complaint and crash at milepost 44 westbound on Interstate 94 in Dunn County.
Upon arrival the trooper noticed the crashed vehicle resembled an attempt-to-locate complaint for aggressive driving, speeding and cutting other drivers off. The suspect vehicle had crashed into a pickup truck. No injuries were reported as a result of the crash.
After further investigation, the trooper noticed a strong odor of marijuana emitting from Bloodsaw. He admitted to smoking marijuana about five hours before the crash. A marijuana cigarette was found in Bloodsaw’s vehicle.
As a result of the trooper’s investigation, Bloodsaw was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of a controlled substance.
An 11-year-old female was an occupant of Blooodsaw’s vehicle. The child was turned over to St. Croix Human Services.
Bloodsaw was processed for OWI and turned over to the custody of Dunn County Jail.