ATTICA, N.Y. (WIVB) - After letting him off once with a warning, deputies arrested a 45-year-old man and charged him with disorderly conduct for walking in the middle of the road.
The Wyoming County Sheriff's Office was called to Rt. 98 in Attica late Saturday night for a man walking in the middle of the road. Deputies picked up Gregory Snyder of Batavia and released him to a third party with a warning.
An hour and a half later, shortly after midnight on Sunday, deputies were again called to Rt. 98, this time in Bennington, on complaints Snyder was again walking in the middle of the road. This time, he was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct for impeding traffic as well as unlawful possession of marijuana.
He is due back in court at a later date.
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