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Ville Platte Man Arrested For Fourth Drunk-Driving Offense

A Ville Platte man faces thousands of dollars in fines and prison time after getting arrested for his fourth drunk-driving offense.

Posted: Oct 7, 2021 12:46 PM
Updated: Oct 7, 2021 12:46 PM

A Ville Platte man faces thousands of dollars in fines and prison time after getting arrested for his fourth drunk-driving offense.

41-year-old Justin Tezeno was arrested by state police on highway 190 in the Opelousas area just after 1:30 this morning.

A fourth-offense OWI charge carries a $5,000 fine and a sentence of 10-30 years behind bars with at least two years served without parole, probation or suspension of sentence.

Tezeno was booked into the st. Landry parish jail.

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