Scotia attorney charged with DWI in Waterford

Monday, December 17, 2012
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— A Scotia attorney faces DWI charges after he was stopped in the town of Waterford at about 1 a.m. Sunday, according to John Tanchak, public safety commissioner

Lawrence J. Mahar, 60, of 44 Saratoga Drive was stopped by police, and after an investigation was transported to the Waterford Police Department for a breathalyzer test.

Mahar was charged with driving while intoxicated and blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher; improper right at an intersection; failure to keep right; and improper or unsafe turn without signaling.

Mahar recorded a 0.09 percent blood alcohol content, police said.

He was released and is to appear in Waterford Town Court on Jan. 3.

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December 17, 2012
3:13 p.m.
smballplay says...

Hopefully he's friends with the 'DWI Guy'!

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