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April 8, 2012- Village of  Akron- Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports the arrest of a Buffalo woman for Driving While Intoxicated.

 While on patrol in District 2, Deputy Scott Kuhlmey of the Sheriff’s Clarence sub-station responded to a 911 call reporting an unresponsive person behind the wheel of a vehicle idling in the middle of the road.  The caller also reported heavy front end damage to the vehicle. 

 Deputy Kuhlmey’s investigation resulted in the arrest of Leah M. Wideman, age 22 of Buffalo, NY for Driving While Intoxicated.  Ms. Wideman did submit to a chemical test of her breath with results of 0.15% BAC. 

 Ms. Wideman was released on traffic tickets to a sober 3rd party, returnable to the Village of Akron Court at a later date.