Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports the early morning Felony DWI arrest of a Holland woman following her one car property damage motor vehicle accident.
Erie County Sheriff's Deputies George Avery and Justin Bauer responded to Big Tree Rd. in the Town of Wales for a report of a vehicle in a ditch with a female driver.
Upon arrival, Deputies discovered that the female driver, 31 y/o April L. Spencer of Hunters Creek Rd. in the Town of Holland, had lost control of her vehicle and drove into the ditch. Spencer was not injured.
Further interview and field sobriety tests found Spencer to be intoxicated.
Spencer submitted to a chemical breath test which resulted in a .09% BAC.
Spencer was arrested for DWI and it was discovered she had a prior DWI conviction in 2011 making this DWI arrest a Felony.
Spencer's vehicle was towed from the ditch and she was later released to a third party with appearance tickets to the Town of Wales Court at a later date.
This was the 139th DWI arrest by the Erie County Sheriff's Office this year.