On February 13, 2020, at 3:43 PM, officers responded to a vehicle versus stop sign traffic accident at 13th Avenue and 13th Street, where the suspect vehicle left the scene. Officers located the suspect vehicle shortly after in the 1200 block of 12th Avenue. The operator of the vehicle at the time of the accident was identified as Frederick S. Neuenschwander (53), Monroe. Neuenschwander was cited for operating without a valid operator’s license and failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle, and was released pending a court appearance.
On February 13, 2020, at 4:57 PM, officers observed a vehicle in the 700 block of 8th Avenue that had been involved in an accident just over an hour prior, at which time the operator was at home intoxicated, and was warned not to operate a motor vehicle further. When the same driver got behind the wheel and started to operate the vehicle, officers stopped the vehicle in the 700 block of 8th Avenue. Frederick S. Neuenschwander (53), Monroe, was arrested and charged with operating while intoxicated-4th offense. Neuenschwander was confined in the Green County Jail pending a court appearance.
Source: Monroe Police Department News Release