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Man arrested for DUI, possession of heroin after riding scooter in wrong lane

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Mug shot of 25-year-old Matthew Nartowicz. Mug shot of 25-year-old Matthew Nartowicz.
GREENFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

A Northfield man riding a scooter in the wrong lane early Wednesday morning was arrested for drunk driving and drug possession.

Officers noticed the scooter near the intersection of Pierce and Davis streets at about 2:30 a.m.

Upon speaking with the driver, the officer could smell alcohol on his breath. Further investigation revealed that the driver had a suspended driver's license, police said.

After the arrest was made, the officer found a bag of heroin in the driver's wallet, police said.

The operator of the scooter, 25-year-old Matthew Nartowicz, was charged with a DUI, driving with a suspended license, possession of heroin and failure to drive in the right lane, according to an arrest report.

He had a blood alcohol level of 0.10, police said.

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