Arkport man facing DWI charges

Updated: 07/03/2014 10:18 PM
Created: 07/03/2014 9:11 PM WHEC.com

An Arkport man is facing charges after Livingston County Sheriff's deputies say he was driving drunk in the town of Sparta.

John W. Jamison, of Arkport, is charged with DWI, DWI with a blood alcohol content of .08% or greater and failure to keep right.

Sheriff's deputies were called to a car crash on State Highway 256 near Clancy Road in the town of Sparta. When they arrived on scene, they found Jamison near the scene. Sheriff's deputies say he had a blood alcohol content of 0.16%, two times the legal limit.

Jamison is scheduled to appear in Sparta Town Court on July 28.

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