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January 7, 2013- Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports the arrest of a Corfu resident for Driving While Intoxicated by Sheriff’s Road Patrols on Monday night after a two car crash investigation in Alden. 

     While on patrol in Alden at approximately 8:30PM, Deputy Brandon Stott arrested Patrick Wasikowski (39) and charged him with DWI, Following Too Closely and Leaving the Scene of an Accident after investigating a two car property damage crash on Park Street in Alden where he drove into the back of another vehicle.  Wasikowski fled the scene of the crash but was apprehended a short time later.  Wasikowski refused to submit to a breath test to determine his blood alcohol content.  He was processed at the Alden Station and released on appearance tickets.