Sober woman arrested for drunk driving after deputy runs stop sign, crashes into her car

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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A woman was placed under arrest when a Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Deputy rolled through a stop sign causing a violent crash. Why did she get arrested?

According to, Tanya Weyker was hurt so badly, she couldn’t blow into a breath-testing device or perform field sobriety tests.  But a Sheriff’s deputy arrested her for drunk driving anyway.  And the County hung those charges over her head for nearly a year, even long after blood tests proved she was perfectly sober.

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  • MyTakeOnIt

    Was the deputy drug and alcohol tested like every commercial auto, train and airline "driver" is after a wreck, whether their fault or not?

  • ted

    This is why us as American can't trust our law system it is so corrupted its a shame just like our government get a lawyer and sue the hell out the state and bring up charges on the da and judge

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