Beliot man arrested for 4th OWI with baby in car

A Beloit man is arrested for fourth offense drunken driving with a baby riding in his car.

Beloit Police say they stopped 61-year-old Kenneth Payne Senior around 7:30 Thursday night after observing him commit a traffic violation that nearly resulted in an accident.

Payne was arrested on active warrants for obstructing an officer and disorderly conduct, as well as fourth offense operating while intoxicated.

A 16-month old child was a passenger in Payne's vehicle at the time of his arrest.