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Allegany Man Arrested After Short Pursuit

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Damian Greaves
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ALLEGANY, NY — An Allegany man faces several charges after a short pursuit on Saturday.

Damian Greaves, 23, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, third-degree unlawful fleeing a police officer, second-degree unlicensed operations and moving viiolations.

Charges stem from an incident on 1-86 where Greaves was allegedly traveling 90 mph in a 65 mph zone. Once police activated their sirens in attempt to stop Greaves, he alluded police into a pursuit that lasted four miles, said New York State Police. Troopers administered a breath test, and Greaves registered a blood alcohol level of 0.18 percent.

Greaves was arraigned in Allegany Town Court and issued a ticket to appear at court on a later date. 

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