Arrest Made In MVA

Oswego City Police have made an arrest as a result of the investigation into a motor vehicle accident that occurred on September 28 at approximately 2:50 a.m. in the area of West First and Bridge streets.

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Joseph E. Weigand

Joseph E. Weigand, 49, of 79 E. Sixth St. Room #5, Oswego, was arrested and charged with the following:

Attempted Assault in the First Degree – Class C Felony

Assault in the Second Degree – Class D Felony

Reckless Endangerment in the First Degree – Class D Felony

Felony Driving While Intoxicated- Class E Felony

Operating While Registration Suspended / Revoked- Unclassified Misdemeanor

Reckless Driving- Unclassified Misdemeanor

Leaving Scene of a Personal Injury Accident – Unclassified Misdemeanor

Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle – Unclassified Misdemeanor
Failed to Keep Right- Traffic Infraction

Passed Red Signal- Traffic Infraction

Weigand was arraigned in Oswego City Court and remanded to the Oswego County Correctional Facility on $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 Secured Bail Bond.

Weigand has a return court date of October 2 at 9:30 a.m.  in Oswego City Court.

As of this time all the persons that were injured as a result of this incident have been released from the hospital.

Further charges are possible and Oswego City Police are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to contact them at 315-342-8120.

Individuals wishing to remain anonymous may also contact the Oswego City Police Department’s tip-line at 315-342-8131, or email [email protected]