Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 56 year old Mahopac, NY resident who is charged with Driving While Intoxicated, an Unclassified Misdemeanor, refusal to submit to a breath test and Failure to keep right, both Traffic Infractions.
On April 19, 2019 at approximately 11:09 PM, P.O. Ellsworth while on routine patrol on Crompond Rd observed a vehicle which allegedly failed to keep right. PO Ellsworth then initiated a vehicle and traffic stop and the defendant was identified as the operator. An investigation on scene revealed that the defendant was allegedly operating the vehicle while intoxicated. It is further alleged that the defendant refused to submit to a breath test. The defendant was arrested and transported to Police Headquarters.
Upon arrival at Headquarters the defendant was processed on the above charges and later released on his own recognizance to a responsible party. He is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on May 2, 2019 at 06:00 PM.
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