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Driver in ditch charged with drunken driving

HANOVER – Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Forestville man Saturday afternoon for on a charge of driving while intoxicated when they discovered his blood-alcohol content was more than three times the legal limit as he backed into a ditch near Hanover, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

John Tunstall, 42, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, possession or consumption of an alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle and unsafe backing. He was released with citations directing him to appear in Town of Hanover Court.