Troopers charge man with fifth OVI

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ZANESVILLE, Ohio–The State Highway Patrol Zanesville Post has charged a Martinsburg man with operating a vehicle while impaired for the 5th time and his 2nd felony offense.

Troopers say 34-year-old Charles Whitcraft Jr. was operating a vehicle northbound on Linden Avenue near Adair Avenue in Zanesville Monday morning when he was stopped for a traffic violation.

During the course of the traffic stop, Whitcraft Jr. was found to be impaired.

Charges have been filed with the Muskingum County Prosecutor’s Office.