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Teen leaving underage drinking party charged with DWI

Orchard Park police who responded to a complaint about an underage drinking party wound up arresting a 17-year-old from Buffalo and charging him with driving while intoxicated.

Police reported that a call came in at about midnight on Friday that teens were drinking at a home on Breezewood Drive. Arriving officers saw a vehicle leaving the address and heading down the street with its hazard lights flashing. When they stopped the car, they found the driver and "a car full of other 17-year-olds."

The vehicle was impounded and the driver, who tested with a blood alcohol content of 0.15, was charged with driving while intoxicated with a BAC greater than 0.08. He was released to his parents.

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