• Erie Co. Blotter.

Canadian Driver Stopped For Speeding Ending In Arrest For DWI.

Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports 30-year-old Mark McLaughlin of Peterborough, Ontario was arrested following a traffic stop on Route 219 at 2 A.M. on June 26 in the Town of Orchard Park.

Deputy Achtyl observed a vehicle traveling southbound at a high rate of speed and the radar unit registered a speed of 95 MPH. McLaughlin displayed signs of impairment, and he failed multiple standard field sobriety tests. Also, the subject registered a BAC level more than twice the legal limit.

McLaughlin is charged with DWI, Aggravated DWI – BAC of .18 or higher and speeding. He is held at the Erie County Holding Center pending his arraignment.

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