DWI Arrest

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on January 13th, 2024, at about 6:23 am, Seneca County Deputies arrested John Benedict, age 72, of 3530 Coats Rd Burdett NY, in the Town of Romulus for Driving While Intoxicated.

Deputies report that the arrest stems from an incident where Benedict was observed unconscious behind the wheel of a vehicle. Upon conducting a welfare check and an investigation Benedict was placed under arrest for driving while intoxicated. Benedict was released on an appearance ticket to reappear in the Town of Romulus Court on February 23rd, 2024, at 10:00 AM to answer the charges.