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Sun Prairie police arrested a 71-year-old Marshall woman on Wednesday for her eighth offense of operating motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants (OWI).

According to SPPD Sgt. Ray Thomson, at around 4:40 p.m. on Sept. 11, 2019, police received a report of a possible intoxicated driver traveling east on Main Street near Clarmar Drive in the City of Sun Prairie.

Based on information provided by the reporting party, the vehicle was stopped by Sun Prairie Police.

Thomson said the driver of the vehicle was identified as Pearl Burdick, age 71 of Marshall, was subsequently arrested for OWI-8th Offense, a felony. She was booked into the Dane County Jail on the felony OWI charge and a parole hold.

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