Tonawanda man charged with driving while 3 times over legal alcohol limit

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) — A 61-year-old from the City of Tonawanda is accused of driving while three times over the legal limit for alcohol.

Tonawanda police stopped Nathan Haacker on Grove St. early Monday morning. Police say he gave them a hard time and refused to cooperate.

Haacker was taken into custody and given a breath test, where his blood alcohol content allegedly measured at 0.24 percent — three times the legal limit.

He was charged with DWI, aggravated DWI and disorderly conduct. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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