Manitowoc Police arrest 13-year-old girl for impaired driving

Published 08/14 2014 10:44AM

Updated 08/14 2014 10:45AM

MANITOWOC, Wis. (WFRV) - A traffic stop in Manitowoc late Wednesday night led to an OWI arrest and the driver was just 13 years old.

According to Manitowoc Police, five other juveniles all under the age of 14 , were also inside the vehicle.

It happened just before midnight Wednesday on S. 22nd Street in Manitowoc. Police say an officer stopped a vehicle because its headlights were not on. He believed the driver to be impaired and says she failed field sobriety tests.

The girl was arrested for OWI and later released to her mother.

Police say the incident is still under investigation.

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