On May 27, 2016 at 12:03 am, Sandwich Police responded to the 600 block of west Church St. for a report of a single vehicle accident. Upon arrival, Officers made contact with 24 year old Nicholas Erasmus of the 600 block of 1st Avenue East, North Dakota. Nicholas told Officers that he had been driving west bound and when he attempted to open a food package, he went off the roadway and struck a mailbox. After investigation, Nicholas was arrested and charged with DUI and cited for Disobeying a Traffic Control Device and Improper Lane Usage. He posted the required bond and was released after booking with a June 22, 2016 court date at the DeKalb County Court house.
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