22 February 2020
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Ellicottville man arrested for Leandra’s Law DWI

On February 21, 2020, SP Amity Troopers arrested Bryan N. Scharf, 30, of Ellicottville, NY for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated – With a Passenger Under 16.

During a traffic stop on Bryant Hill Road in the town of Ellicottville, Scharf was exhibiting obvious signs of intoxication. Troopers determined he had been operating a motor vehicle in an intoxicated condition. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Scharf was then arrested and transported to SP Ellicottville, where he refused to submit to a chemical breath test.

Scharf was arraigned in Little Valley Town Court, where he was released on his own recognizance. He is due to appear in Ellicottville Town Court in March.

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