Watertown man charged with aggravated DWI on Huntington Street

WATERTOWN, NYFranklin D. Gault Jr., 39, of 21501 Floral Dr., Apt. 1, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 10:40 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, in the 700 block of Huntington Street with aggravated driving while intoxicated and unsafe lane change.

His blood alcohol content was 0.21 percent, police said. A BAC of 0.08 percent or more is considered proof of intoxication under state law. Aggravated DWI, which carries harsher penalties upon conviction, is charged when the BAC is 0.18 percent or greater.

He is summoned to appear Nov. 16 in City Court.