Amherst man arrested for violating Leandra's Law.
On January 1, 2019 Troopers responded to a report of a two car accident on Greiner Rd near Old Goodrich Rd, Clarence. Investigation revealed Christopher Sansone was intoxicated and also using a cell phone when he crossed into oncoming traffic and sideswiped a vehicle. Minor injuries were reported by two of the passengers in the vehicle he struck. Sansone was traveling with four juveniles in the car, three of which were under 16, a Leandra’s law violation. Sansone failed field sobriety tests and was transported to State Police Clarence where he provided a breath sample of .14% BAC. Sansone was charged with aggravated DWI (Leandra’s law) a Felony and endangering the welfare of a child. Additionally, he was cited for texting, failing to keep right and operating a motor vehicle without an inspection. He was released with a return court date in Clarence.