Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — Town of Lockport
DWI: Barbara L. Gruszeski, 49, 5402 Mapleton Road, Lockport was charged at 4:44 p.m. Friday with driving while intoxicated, operating an unregistered vehicle, operaitng a motor vehicle without an inspection sticker and passing a red light. A deputy stopped her vehicle, northbound on Beattie Avenue after passing through the intersection at Robinson Road. Gruszeski stated that she was unaware that she had failed to stop at the red light. The deputy noticed signs of intoxication and Gruszeski said she had consumed four alcoholic beverages before driving. She failed field sobriety tests and an alco sensor tested positive for alcohol. Gruszeski registered 0.10 blood alcohol content on a chemical test. She was remanded to the Niagara County Jail in lieu of $250 bail.
DWI: Justin M. Kitcho, 19, 5698 Townline Road, Sanborn, was charged at 7:58 p.m. Friday with driving while intoxicated following a motor vehicle accident on Cambria-Lockport Townline Road. Patrol opened the driver’s door to find Kitcho in the driver’s seat texting on his cellular telephone, allegedly highly intoxicated. Kitcho told patrol that he was driving on Townline Road and he had lost control and went into the ditch. Kitcho allegedly stated that he was drinking beers at a friend’s house in Sanborn and was trying to go to another friend’s house, but he could not remember exactly where that was. He failed field sobriety tests and a chemical test revelaed that Kitcho’s blood alcohol content was 0.21 percent. Bail was set at $250.
DWI: Joe W. Clay, 54, 417 Ninth St., Niagara Falls, was charged at 10:20 p.m. Friday with driving while intoxicated after he was pulled over on Robinson Road for a lighting violation on his vehicle. While speaking with Clay the deputy noticed signs of intoxication. Clay failed field sobriety tests and a chemical test revelaed his blood alcohol content to be 0.09 percent. Bail was set at $250.