DWI

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of 57 year old Kurt Minges of of Ovid for DWI and DWI with a BAC of .08 or greater both class A Misdemeanors. Deputies report that the arrest stemmed from an incident that occurred on Friday night December 15th at around 11:00 PM when the 911 center received a call for the report of a dispute at a residence in the Town of Ovid. Dispatchers advised responding Deputies that the caller had an open cell phone line in a motor vehicle in transit allowing dispatchers to update the responding Deputies the location of the caller. Deputies located the vehicle in question and performed a traffic stop to ensure the safety of the caller. During the investigation Deputies found that Kurt had been consuming alcoholic beverages and then operated a motor vehicle, Standardized Field Sobriety Tests were conducted and Kurt was taken into custody for Driving While Intoxicated. Kurt was transported to the LEC where he was processed and released with appearance tickets and is to answer to the charges on a later date at the Town of Ovid Court.