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Road Rage Leads to the Arrest of Three


July 2 - Erie County Sheriff Timothy B Howard reports that deputies responded to a traffic altercation between two vehicles on Cascade Road in Springville on Tuesday, July 1.  The Deputies investigation resulted in the arrest of three individuals.

The three were arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct and Harassment in the Second Degree. The individuals were: Arthur L. Ludwick, age 29, and Tracy L. Traniello, age 32, both of Salamanca, and Matthew L. Kovacs, age 29, of The Town of Boston. All three were released on appearance tickets.

In addition, Kovacs was found to be driving while his N.Y. State license was suspended.  Kovacs had six suspensions in effect dating back to 2006. He was additionally charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 2nd degree.