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DWI ARREST IN THE TOWN OF ALDEN


August 30, 2012- Sheriff Tim Howard reports the arrest of a Buffalo man for DWI.

Deputies Simon Biegasiewicz and Justin Hyde responded to Broadyway in the Town of Alden to investigate a citizen complaint of a reckless operator.  The vehicle, a black Pontiac Sunfire, wa reportedly crossing over the double line into oncoming traffic.

 

Deputies stopped the vehicle and determined that the driver, 25 year old Paul J. Heitzhaus, was intoxicated.  Heitzhaus was arrested and charged with DWI.  A breath test revealed his blood alcohol level to be .17%, over twice the legal limit.  Heitzhaus was released on summonses and will appear in the Town of Alden Court at a later date.