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Falls man admits to felony DWI; NT man arraigned

LOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls man, charged with felony driving while intoxicated after a Sept. 10 traffic stop in the Falls, pleaded guilty to the felony Friday in State Supreme Court.

Michael D. Snowden, 40, of Cudaback Avenue, is to be sentenced June 26 by Justice Richard C. Kloch Sr.

Also before Kloch Friday, Reid C. Bracken, 59, of Niagara Falls Boulevard, North Tonawanda, was arraigned on an indictment issued after his Jan. 23 arrest in Wheatfield.

Bracken pleaded not guilty to felony DWI, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, failure to signal a turn and failure to use an ignition interlock device ordered to be installed in his car after a previous DWI conviction in Amherst in December 2013. Bracken’s blood alcohol content was measured at 0.17 percent in the latest arrest.