TOWN OF PORTER, NY - Niagara County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a man for DWI Friday night after he had driven his vehicle into a ditch in front of 2324 Youngstown-Lockport Road. Deputies say he had his eight-month-old child in the vehicle with him at the time.
Robert E. Maye Jr., 39, of Niagara Falls, was taken to Mt. St. Mary's Hospital for a blood test while a family member arrived to pick up the child, who was unhurt. The accident happened just after 10 p.m.
Maye was charged with felony driving while intoxicated (known as Leandra's Law), endangering the welfare of a child, aggravated unlicensed operation, and other vehicle and traffic charges. He's being held on $750 bail at the Niagara County Jail.