Waupun Man Placed On Probation For Resisting Police

(Watertown) A Watertown man was placed on probation for 18 months Wednesday for resisting police. Ryan Firari plead no contest to a reduced misdemeanor charge of Resisting an Officer and Possession of Cocaine. A Watertown police officer clocked a car traveling 50-miles-per-hour in a 25-mile-per-hour zone on North Fourth Street in August. The cop activated his emergency lights but lost sight of the vehicle near the 1100 block of Highland Avenue. He was able to get the license plate of the car which was registered to Firari. The vehicle was later located in the parking lot of a local pub. According to the criminal complaint, when officers questioned Firari, he denied being the suspect. As the 29-year-old was arrested, police found a small baggie of white powder which tested positive as cocaine.