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New London Man Arrested for OWI after Car Catches Fire

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson

A car fire led to an arrest early yesterday morning. According to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at around 2am a car fire was reported east of Racine Avenue on 200th Street. It was found that a car driven by Mitchel Genck of New London had caught fire on the roadway. Genck was arrested for OWI First Offense. His passenger was cited for possession of alcohol under the legal age. Mt Union Fire Department also responded.