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Janesville PD: Man arrested for 5th OWI, threatens officer

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JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- A Janesville man was arrested for his 5th OWI offense.

Janesville police say 55-year-old Edward Strzyzykowski was driving around US-51 and W. Delavan Drive when he almost caused a collision.  An officer pulled him over near the intersection of Rockport Road and Linn Street.

The police department says Strzyzykowski refused to take field sobriety tests.  Police say his license shows he had 4 prior convictions for alcohol-related incidents and a revoked driving status.

Police say once he was in custody, Strzyzykowski made threats to hurt the arresting officers. A search warrant was obtained to get a blood sample.

Strzyzykowski is in Rock County Jail awaiting a court appearance.

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