On February 20th, 2015 at 9:06 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies were requested to the 1300 block of West Danby Road (Rt. 34/96) in the Town of Newfield for a motor vehicle accident. Deputies located the involved vehicle, a 2013 red Volkswagen Jetta upon arrival. Deputies also interviewed the driver, Matthew D. Freer, age 37 of Waverly, NY. After interviewing Freer regarding the accident, Deputies conducted a DWI Investigation which resulted in the arrest of Freer for DWI. Freer has been charged with the Vehicle and Traffic Laws for Failing to Use Designated Lane (violation), Driving While Intoxicated - 1st Offense (Unclassified Misdemeanor), Driving While Intoxicated with BAC of .08% or Greater (Unclassified Misdemeanor) and for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with BAC of .18% or Greater (Unclassified Misdemeanor).
Freer was processed and released on traffic tickets. Freer is ordered to appear at the Town of Newfield Court on March 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM.