Beloit man arrested on 6th OWI charge

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Beloit police arrest a 49-year-old man on a charge of 6th Offense Operating While Intoxicated.  Officers say Cornelius Nelson was picked-up around midnight Thursday on Shore Drive near Maple Avenue.  Authorities say officers were investigating a suspicious vehicle parked at the end of a dead-end street with it’s lights one.  When officers approached, they say Nelson tried to drive away, but eventually stopped, and was arrested on the OWI charge and other outstanding warrants.