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DWI ARREST IN TOWN OF ALDEN


March 1, 2012 - Town of Alden - Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports the arrest of an Alden, NY man for Driving While Intoxicated. 
 
Deputy Stott located a vehicle driven by 21 year old Jessy Sojka after receiving a complaint from the Town of Lancaster Police Department that a pick-up truck had struck a pole and left the scene in their town.  The deputy observed the vehicle on Broadway in the Town of Alden failing to stay on the right side of the road.  Upon stopping the vehicle, Mr. Sojka was found to be intoxicated.  Mr. Sojka was placed under arrest and brought to the Erie County Sheriff’s Clarence substation, where a chemical breath test was administered.  The test revealed a BAC of .11%.  Other vehicle & traffic violations were also charged.  Mr. Sojka was released to a third party on uniform traffic tickets returnable to the Town of Alden Justice Court at a future date.