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Tompkins County Sheriff's Office
Public Safety Building
779 Warren Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Derek R. Osborne, Sheriff 
Business Office: (607) 257-1345

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DWI Arrest

On July 29th, 2017 at 10:54 PM, deputies responded to the 100 block of Newfield Depot Road in the Town of Newfield for a report of a one car motor vehicle crash.  Upon arrival deputies observed a red Hyundai stuck on top of an embankment.  Deputies identified the driver as Heather J. WRIGHT, age 23 of Newfield, NY.  Through further investigation, deputies determined that WRIGHT was intoxicated and arrested WRIGHT.

WRIGHT was charged with two counts of Driving While Intoxicated and Speed Not Reasonable and Prudent.  WRIGHT is to appear in the Town of Newfield Court on August 29th, 2017 at 1:00 PM.