Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports the arrest of a Florida man for Driving While Intoxicated. This is the 268th DWI arrest by the Erie County Sheriff’s Office in 2013.
On 11/21/13 while patrolling on Transit Rd. in the Town of Clarence, Deputy Biegasiewicz came upon a vehicle operator, identified as 45 yr. old Walter Burba, asleep at the wheel and the vehicle still in drive. Mr. Burba was taken into custody after patrol determined he was intoxicated. Mr. Burba was transported to the Erie County Sheriff’s Clarence Substation where he submitted to a chemical breath test. This test revealed that Mr. Burba’s blood alcohol content was .10%. Mr. Burba was charged with driving while intoxicated and several other vehicle and traffic charges.
Mr. Burba was released to a third party on uniform traffic tickets returnable to the Town of Clarence Court at a future date.