New Milford man charged with DUI a second time
NEW MILFORD — A New Milford man on probation for a drunken driving conviction is facing a second drunken driving charges following a crash on Danbury Road.
Gary Edwards, 55, of Danbury Road, New Milford was arrested following a crash near Rite Aid Pharmacy at 173 Danbury Road Oct. 20 about 7 p.m.
The investigation into the crash led to charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, operating a motor vehicle not equipped with an ignition locking device, and failure to drive at a reasonable distance.
Edwards is serving two year probation from an August 2014 guilty verdict on a 2013 charge of drunken driving.
He was released on $2,500 bond with a court date Nov. 2 in Superior Court in Bantam.