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Eau Claire man arrested on suspicion of 7th offense OWI


Chippewa County (Press Release) - Randy G. Meistad, 44, of Eau Claire has been arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol Eau Claire Post for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 7th offense.

On 8/21/13 at approximately 1:44 p.m., the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department received a report of a black Chevy Corvette swerving on US Highway 53 near mile marker 103. The vehicle exited the highway at the Bloomer exit and was located by Law Enforcement Officers in a nearby gas station parking lot.

The operator of the Corvette, Randy G. Meistad of Eau Claire, was field tested and subsequently arrested by a Wisconsin State Trooper for Operating While Intoxicated 7th offense, which is a felony.

Meistad is currently lodged at the Chippewa County Jail.

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