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Buffalo man charged with aggravated DWI on Thruway

A Buffalo man is due in Cheektowaga Town Court next month after he was charged with driving on the Thruway with a blood-alcohol level of 2½-times the legal limit.

State Police charged Arthur J. Perkins, 27, with aggravated driving while intoxicated after he was pulled over just before 2 a.m. April 23. He had a blood-alcohol level of .20 percent, more than double the legal limit of .08 percent.

He was also ticketed for multiple vehicle and traffic violations, State Police said.

He’s due in court May 11.