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St. Paul man arrested for OWI drugged driving with child in vehicle

Eau Claire (WQOW) – A 28-year-old, Michael Darrel Adams-Virnig from St. Paul, was arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol Eau Claire Post for driving under the influence.

According to a release from the department, Adams-Virnig was stopped at 12:49 in the morning on Sunday for speeding.

The release states that he state trooper smelled marijuana, which Adams-Virnig admitted to smoking before he was pulled over. There was an eight-year-old child in the car.

He’s being charged with OWI drugged driving with a minor in the vehicle. This was Adams-Virnig’s first offense.

McKenna Alexander

McKenna Alexander is the weekend anchor and a multimedia journalist for News 18. She started in June 2019. She was born in San Francisco, but spent the majority of her life growing up in Dallas.

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