ARKWRIGHT, N.Y. (WIVB) - A convicted drunk driver was arrested Monday after deputies pulled him over for failing to yield the right of way.
Joseph Pieszak, 44, of Dunkirk has multiple alcohol-related convictions but authorities say his revoked license didn't stop him from getting behind the wheel. Pieszak was pulled over on Rt. 83 in the Town of Arkwright around noon on Monday for failing to yield the right of way. Deputies say they also discovered Pieszak had a forged NYS inspection certificate on his vehicle.
Pieszak was arrested and charged with failing to yield, unlicensed operation, forged NYS inspection certificate and second degree aggravated unlicensed operation.
After arraignment, Pieszak was taken to the Chautauqua County Jail.
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