KIEL — Former Sheboygan mayor Bob Ryan was arrested Sunday for drunken driving in the City of Kiel.
On Sunday, March 3 at approximately 11:54 PM, an officer of the Kiel Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle driving east on County Road XX from Highway 67.
According to a news release from Kiel Police Chief Dave Funkhouser, that traffic stop resulted in the arrest of the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle; Robert J. Ryan, 49 of Sheboygan, for Operating a Motor Vehicle While Intoxicated (OWI) 1st offense violation (refusal).
Ryan was issued a municipal traffic citation for OWI which lists an initial court appearance in the City of Kiel Municipal Court which is scheduled for Tuesday, April 23 at 2 PM.
After his arrest at the scene, Ryan was transported by the officer to Holy Family Memorial Hospital in Manitowoc for a legal blood draw. Upon completion of that process, he was transported to the Manitowoc County Jail where he was held on a 12 hour detention for OWI offenders.
At this time, police department reports on this incident have not been completed or processed and therefore have not been released.