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Buffalo man with previous conviction charged with felony DWI

A Buffalo man with a previous conviction for driving while intoxicated and 10 driver’s license suspensions faces a slew of charges, including felony DWI, after he was arrested Tuesday night in the City of Tonawanda.

Patrick E. Carson, 41, of Parkdale Avenue, was stopped just before 8 p.m. at Main and Hill streets, City of Tonawanda police said.

Carson has an open DWI case in the City of Tonawanda from October and his DWI conviction is from last January, police said.

In addition to the felony DWI, police charged Carson with felony aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle; driving without a court-ordered ignition interlock device; misdemeanor aggravated unlicensed operation; driving an unregistered motor vehicle; driving without insurance; driving with switched license plates, speeding and refusing to submit to a breath test.

He was being held on $750 bail.