Wauneta Woman Earns 5th DUI Arrest


North Platte – A Chase County woman was slapped with her fifth DUIarrest over the weekend.

Themorning traffic stop happened on Highway 6 about seven miles west of Palisade justbefore 11:00 a.m. on Saturday.

NSPdispatch received a call from a concerned motorist reporting a white Jeep SUVall over the roadway. A short time later a trooper spotted a vehicle matchingthe description driving erratically eastbound on Highway 6 near mile maker48.

Thetrooper stopped the Jeep and was able to smell a strong odor of alcohol uponapproach.

MarciA. Burgess was alone in the vehicle.

The46-year-old Wauneta woman failed a field sobriety test and a preliminary breathtest. Burgess was lodged in the Chase County Jail on a charge of 5thoffense Felony DUI.