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Area man arrested for 13th drunk driving offense


JACKSON COUNTY - Police say a man arrested for drunk driving this week in Jackson County had a blood alcohol level nearly four times the legal limit. 

Officers found Herman Decorah's car stuck in a snowbank Monday afternoon. They say he was passed out behind the wheel. When he was asked to step out of the car, they say he immediately fell down.

Decorah was arrested for his 13th drunk driving offense. If he's convicted he faces a mandatory prison sentence of at least four years.

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