Milwaukee man charged with 9th OWI

CREATED Apr 18, 2014 - UPDATED: Apr 18, 2014

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GREENFIELD -- A  Milwaukee man was charged Friday with his 9th OWI after a road rage incident Thursday night in Greenfield.  

According to Greenfield police, Dean T. Schaefer, 50, was reportedly chasing another vehicle in his truck on Hwy 100 near Coldspring Road around 7:30 p.m.

The driver of the car told police at one point Schaefer got out of his truck at a red light and approached his car yelling and pounding his fist.  

Officers located and stopped Schaefer in the 9500 block of Layton Avenue. Schaefer blew a .12 BAC, according to Greenfield police.

Schaefer’s eight previous convictions for OWI's date back to 1989.  

A 9th Offense OWI is a class G felony with a minimum sentence of 3 years and maximum sentence of 10 years.