Janesville man arrested on drunken driving and drug charges

A Janesville man is under arrest on 7th offense drunken driving and drug possession charges after police stopped him for operating a vehicle with defective exhaust.

According to a news release, Janesville police stopped a vehicle driven by 50-year-old Thomas W. Walters shortly after 2:00 a.m. Sunday in the 400 block of South Academy Street.

Officers arrested Walters of suspicion of 7th offense operating while intoxicated as well as possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and prescription pills.