February 8, 2013- Sheriff Tim Howard reports the arrest of a Clarence man for DWI. This is the 42nd DWI arrest of 2013 by Erie County Sheriff's deputies.
Deputy Mathew Krypel was on patrol on Sheridan Drive in the Town of Clarence when he stopped a vehicle driven by 36 year old Anand Perala for an equipment violation. Further investigation showed that Perala was intoxicated. He was placed under arrest for DWI and a breath test showed his BAC level to be .11%. Perala was released on appearance tickets returnable to the Town of Clarence Court at a future date.