DWI/Property Damage Accident

The Seneca County Sheriff’s office reports that on April 8th 2019 at approx.  7:00 pm Deputies arrested Courtney M Chavez, 24, of 3536 State Route 89 of Fayette. Chavez was charged with DWI BAC of .08 or more, Driving while intoxicated, failed to keep right, and refusal to submit to a breath test. The arrest stems from an investigation into a one car property damage accident where Chavez was found to be traveling southbound on State Route 89 in Canoga and left the West shoulder of the roadway striking a mailbox. Chavez had suffered no injuries , and  the vehicle had minor damage and was towed from the scene.  Chavez was released on appearance tickets and is to appear at the Town of Fayette Court on the 1st of May to answer the charges.


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