Erie County Sheriff Deputies Make An Arrest Following A Fatal Crash Investigation In January.
Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard announces the arrest of 37-year-old Jessica Novak of Akron following an investigation into a fatal crash on January 19 in the Town of Clarence.
After a several week-long investigation, Deputies arrest and charge Novak Tuesday, April 6. Ms. Novak is charged with felony counts of vehicular manslaughter – operating a vehicle impaired and 2nd-degree manslaughter. She is also charged with a vehicle and traffic misdemeanor for reckless driving.
The defendant was arraigned Tuesday night and is held at the Erie County Holding Center on $25,000.00 bail.