Jean Attis, of Keansburg, facing 3rd DWI charge in less than a week

For the third time in less than a week, a central New Jersey man is facing drunken driving charges. Keansburg police tell the Asbury Park

Man facing 3rd DWI charge in less than

Man facing 3rd DWI charge in less than a week

KEANSBURG - (AP) - For the third time in less than a week, a central New Jersey man is facing drunken driving charges.
    
Keansburg police tell the Asbury Park Press that 46-year-old borough resident Jean Attis was arrested Saturday afternoon after he allegedly led officers on a chase that briefly went through a neighboring town. The pursuit ended when he crashed into a fire hydrant in Keansburg.
    
Officers pursued Attis because they knew his license had been revoked. They also knew he had been arrested twice in a 17-hour period earlier in the week on drunken driving charges.
    
Besides the DWI count, Attis also faces charges of eluding and numerous motor vehicle citations. He was being held on $20,000 cash bail.
    
It was not known Sunday if Attis had retained a lawyer.

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