Clifton Springs man charged with DWI after verbal incident

Deputies in Ontario County charged a Clifton Springs man with driving while intoxicated in the Village of Clifton Springs early-Monday morning.

Deputies say that at 3:57 am they received the report of a reckless driver near Crane Street in the Village of Clifton Springs. It was found that Alexander Deruyter, 35, of Clifton Springs left his residence after a verbal argument. He was found in his vehicle and arrested for driving while intoxicated.

Deruyter had a previous DWI conviction. He refused to submit to a breath test. He was detained on no bail.