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Union Man Charged with DWI While Operating Vehicle in Cranford

By kcora on
Union Township (Union) Cranford

A 51-year-old man has been charged with driving under the influence after police were flagged-down by a passerby who reported the man’s behavior.

According to authorities, on July 21st, a patrol unit was flagged-down for a suspicious vehicle on South Avenue East near Lincoln Avenue East.

Officials say, police stopped the vehicle, a 2005 Buick, operated by Mr. Austen Henry, 51, of Union.

Following an investigation at the scene, Ptl. Pasternak arrested Henry for driving while intoxicated. Police processed Henry then provided him with a Municipal Court appearance date.

In addition, he was issued motor vehicle summonses for obstructing traffic, a seatbelt violation, failure to maintain lamps violation and unclear plates.