NCSO Reports Leandra’s Law Arrest

CAMBRIA – Sheriff Michael Filicetti announces the arrest of 61 year old Judith Braun of Newfane, under the Leandra’s Law statute. On January 8th, 2021, Niagara County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of 4203 Ridge Road in the Town of Cambria for the report of a vehicle parked roadside with the occupants engaged in a fight.

Deputies located the vehicle and discovered three occupants, two adults and a 3 year old child. Following investigation it was determined that Braun, who had been operating the vehicle, had been involved in an altercation with the adult passenger.

Braun was subsequently arrested and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated. Braun was remanded to the Niagara County Jail pending her arraignment.