Trooper arrests Galesville man for 7th OWI

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TREMPEALEAU COUNTY, Wis. (MEDIA RELEASE) -- Curtis James Harnish, 65 years of age, from Galesville, WI has been arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol Eau Claire Post for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 7th offense.

On Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at approximately 2:22 p.m., a Wisconsin State Patrol Trooper stopped Curtis James Harnish, age 65, from Galesville, WI for not wearing his seatbelt on Highway 35 in Trempealeau County.

A subsequent investigation including a standardized field sobriety test was conducted.

Harnish was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant- 7th offense.

Harnish submitted to an evidentiary test and was incarcerated in the Trempealeau County Jail.