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DWI ARREST IN TOWN OF CLARENCE


August 10, 2013- Sheriff Tim Howard is announcing the the early morning arrest of an Akron man for DWI following a traffic stop in the Town of Clarence.

 Erie County Sheriff's Deputy Simon Biegasiewicz was on patrol on Goodrich Rd. in the Town of Clarence when he observed a vehicle failing to stay in it's traffic lane.

 The vehicle was stopped by Deputy Biegasiewicz and upon further investigation and field sobriety tests, the driver, 21 y/o Andrew B. Barden of Indian Falls Rd. in Akron, was found to be intoxicated.

 Barden was arrested and charged with DWI and the traffic infraction.  Barden submitted to a chemical breath test which showed a reading of .11% BAC.

 The vehicle was towed with a 12 hour DWI hold.

 Barden was released to a family member with appearance tickets for the Town of Clarence Court at a later date.

 This was the 206th  DWI arrest this year by the Erie County Sheriff's Office.