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Janesville woman arrested on 4th drunken driving charge

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Gazette staff
June 4, 2012
— A Janesville woman was arrested Sunday morning on a charge of driving while intoxicated-fourth offense.

Erin E. Gillenwater, 29, of 1121 E. Milwaukee St., Janes-ville, also was arrested on a charge of knowingly operating after revocation, causing property damage.


Janesville police were dispatched at 3:35 a.m. to a report of a hit-and-run accident in the parking lot of the Stop-N-Go at 1604 E. Racine St., in which witnesses reported that a woman driver had hit a parked minivan and left without notifying the owner.


Witnesses followed the driver to the intersection of South Fremont Street and Sharon Road where she stopped, got out of her car and apologized for leaving the scene, according to a police news release.


Gillenwater was held at the Rock County Jail pending an initial court appearance.



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