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Four-time drunken driver pleads guilty to felony

LOCKPORT – A Lewiston man pleaded guilty to a felony count of driving while intoxicated Friday in State Supreme Court, his fourth DWI conviction.

State Supreme Court Justice Richard C. Kloch Sr. scheduled sentencing Oct. 10 for Curtis D. Klebs, 44, of Lower River Road. Klebs said he downed “four or five beers” before getting behind the wheel April 11 in Lewiston. Klebs’ prior misdemeanor DWI convictions came in the Town of Niagara in September 2007 and in Lewiston in December 2009 and April 2013.

Also Friday, another Lewiston man, Nicholas S. Bauer, 24, of Langdon Road, pleaded not guilty to an indictment accusing him of violating Leandra’s Law by allegedly driving drunk with children in his vehicle.

He is charged with aggravated and felony DWI, endangering the welfare of a child, unlawful possession of marijuana and two child safety seat violations.

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