02 February 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Buffalo man arrested for DWI in Ellicottville

On January 31, 2021, SP Olean Troopers arrested Dwayne A. Higgs, 40, of Buffalo, NY for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 1st Degree and Driving While Intoxicated.

During a traffic stop on U.S. Route 219 in the town of Ellicottville, Troopers determined Higgs had been operating a motor vehicle while in an intoxicated condition. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Higgs was then arrested and transported to SP Olean, where he refused to submit to a chemical breath test.

Higgs was released with appearance tickets for Ellicottville Town Court, where he is due to appear in March.

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