New York: man shows up for court on DWI charge…drunk…carrying open beer and a bag of four cans of beer


From Times Record Herald

MONTICELLO – A Swan Lake man facing a felony driving while intoxicated charge showed up to Sullivan County Court on Monday with a bag full of beer and was promptly thrown in jail without bail.
Keith Gruber, 49, had a scheduled 10:30 a.m. pretrial hearing.
Gruber came to court about an hour and a half late carrying a black bag that contained four cans
of Busch beer. He also was carrying an open can of Busch beer and was drunk, authorities say.
He tried to throw away the can. ….MORE