Watertown man charged with aggravated DWI in 100 block of Mill Street

WATERTOWN, NY —  Joseph S. Jackson, 28, of 138 W. Main St., Apt. 5, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 2:27 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, in the 100 block of Mill Street with aggravated driving while intoxicated and inadequate headlights.

His blood alcohol content was 0.19 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. 12 in City Court.