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2018-05-17 / Police Blotter

police Blotter

Man stopped by cops says he couldn’t perform test sober

East Aurora

Saturday, May 5

Police were called to an apartment on Cazenovia Street after a man claimed his ex-girlfriend attacked him after he made a comment about her being a poor mother.

Sunday, May 6

A woman on Jewett Holmwood Road struck her partner in the head with her fist during an argument where the partner called the woman’s mother demeaning names.

Monday, May 7

A Holland man was stopped on Olean Road after police witnessed the car crossing the center lane of the road. The man told police that although he had been drinking earlier in the day, he had slept for a bit at a friend’s house. During the field sobriety test, the man was unable to stand on one leg and told the officer, “I couldn’t even perform this test sober.” The man was found to have a blood alcohol level above the legal limit.

Wednesday, May 9

A Cheektowaga woman was cited for driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop on Jewett Holmwood Road.

Thursday, May 10

A Porterville Road man contacted police for what he believed was an attempted break-in of his garage. Police were unable to find any suspects and did not witness any suspicious behavior in the neighborhood.

Police contacted an Elma woman who was accused of harassing her ex-boyfriend through text messages. While the text messages were not threatening, the woman was advised to stop texting the man.

Sheriff’s Report

Friday, May 4

Deputies were called to Transit Road for a four-vehicle accident. Two vehicles were towed from the scene.

Monday, May 7

A driver rear-ended another vehicle on Maple Road at Meadow Drive.

Wednesday, May 9

A driver on Jamison Road ran out of gas and was assisted by deputies.

Thursday, May 10

Deputies were called to a Transit Road restaurant after an unknown driver hit and damaged another car.

An Elma man was cited for driving while intoxicated following an accident on Girdle Road that left one person injured.

(Editor’s note: The Bee’s police blotter is a sampling of unusual calls received by the East Aurora Police Department and Erie County Sheriff’s Department. It is not intended to be a complete record of all incidents reported. Residents can report incidents to the EAPD by calling police dispatch at 652-1111 or ECSO at 858-2903)

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