FRENCH CREEK - Leslie Kopta, 38, of Clymer was arrested for driving while intoxicated on Monday, Feb. 27.
According to the state police, a trooper responded to Belknap Road in French Creek for a report of a property damage accident. An investigation allegedly revealed Kopta turned east on Belknap Road, crossed into the westbound lane and exited the roadway, driving into a ditch and striking a mailbox. Kopta was placed under arrest after allegedly failing several field sobriety tests and allegedly refusing to provide a breath sample. She was arraigned in Clymer Town Court, remanded to Chautauqua County Jail and is scheduled to appear in French Creek Town Court on a later date.