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DWI ON SENECA NATION OF INDIAN RESERVATION


May 4, 2012- Sheriff Tim Howard reports the arrest of a Seneca Nation of Indians woman for DWI.  Deputy Ben Pisa was on patrol on Route 438 on the Seneca Nation Reservation when he observed a vehicle that was unable to stay in its own lane.

 

Deputy Pisa stopped the car driven by 47 year old LynnNephew and determined that she was intoxicated.  A breath test was administered and revealed her blood alcohol content to be .16%, twice the legal limit.  Nephew was released on appearance tickets returnable to the Town of Collins Court  at a future date.