Joshua P Maier, 37 of South Milwaukee has been charged with 5th OWI. He was given a $2,000 cash bond after making his initial appearance in Racine Circuit Courts on Friday afternoon. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for August 25,2016.
According to the criminal complaint on August 18,2016 the Caledonia Police Department initiated a traffic stop to a vehicle being driven by the defendant on Douglas Ave and Holy Cross Road in Caledonia. The officer executed the traffic stop due to an expired license plate. Upon making contact with the defendant the office detected the odor of intoxicants and noticed that the defendants eyes were bloodshot. The defendant agreed to perform field sobriety tests. The defendant exhibited clues of intoxication during the test and presented a .151 reading on a preliminary breath test. The defendant was placed into custody and transported to Wheaten Franciscan All Saints for a legal blood draw