Three charged in separate DWI incidents

SILVER CREEK — A 23-year-old Hamburg man was charged early Sunday after a number of alleged traffic violations.

Around 12:52 a.m., Chautauqua County deputies stopped a vehicle in the village. Through an investigation, deputies discovered the vehicle’s operator Martin Schweitzer Jr. was operating the vehicle while intoxicated.

Schweitzer was taken into custody and charged with DWI, DWI per se, failure to dim lights, no seat belt, and speed not reasonable and prudent.

He was released with tickets to appear in the village of Silver Creek Court at a later date.

ELLERY — An Ohio man is facing felony driving while intoxicated charges after being stopped Sunday morning.

At about 1:11 a.m., Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies on observed a vehicle with multiple traffic violations on Route 430 in the town. The operator was identified as Thomas L. Doty II, 51. Further investigation found that Doty was intoxicated while operating the vehicle.

A criminal history check found that Doty had been convicted of operating a vehicle while intoxicated in the state of Ohio in 2016, making this current arrest a felony offense.

Doty was processed and held at the Chautauqua County Jail pending centralized arraignment.

MINA — At about 12:15 a.m. Sunday, Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle on Route 426 in the town after an observed traffic infraction.

Further investigation revealed that the driver, Tyler D. Budziszewski, 31, of North East, Pa., was operating his vehicle in an intoxicated state.

Budziszewski was charged with DWI, DWI per se, driving over hazard markings and operating a motor vehicle while using a cell phone. Budziszewski will answer his charges in town of Mina Court on a later date.


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