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Merrimack Valley

February 22, 2013

Man charged with third DWI

NEWBURYPORT — A local man with a history of drunken driving convictions was arrested Wednesday for allegedly slamming into a motorist on High Street and then attacking two police officers.

Lionel Colon, 29, of 35 Washington St., Newburyport, will remain behind bars following his arraignment yesterday in Newburyport District Court. He was denied bail by Judge Peter Doyle pending a dangerousness hearing scheduled for next Wednesday.

Colon was charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol (third offense), carrying a dangerous weapon, leaving the scene of an accident after personal injury, assault and battery of a police officer, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, reckless operation of a motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license (subsequent offense).

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