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12 Westchester Residents Charged In State Police New Year's DWI Details

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New York State Police. Photo Credit: File

New York State Police troopers busted two dozen local motorists over the New Year holiday weekend who were allegedly driving while impaired in the area.

The local residents charged were:

Westchester County

  • On Saturday, Dec. 29, State Police troopers from Brewster arrested Gideon Taub, 28, of Dobbs Ferry, for DWI. He was traveling on Route 22 in the town of Southeast, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested. Taub was also arrested on Dec. 22, 2018, for DWI after being stopped on Route 22 in Southeast.
  • On Saturday, Dec. 29, State Police troopers from Stormville arrested Joanna D. Patafio, 36, of Mohegan Lake, for DWI. She was traveling on the Taconic State Parkway in the town of Yorktown, when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol, and she was subsequently arrested.
  • On Saturday, Dec. 29, State Police troopers from Hawthorne arrested Dominique A. DaCosta, 23, of Yorktown, for DWI. She was traveling on the Taconic State Parkway in the town of Mount Pleasant, when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol, and she was subsequently arrested.
  • On Saturday, Dec. 29, State Police troopers from Somers arrested Leighann Carlson, 37, of Somers, for DWI. She was traveling on State Route 6 in the town of Carmel, when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol, and she was subsequently arrested.
  • On Sunday, Dec. 30, State Police troopers from Cortlandt arrested Heather R. Gallagher, 47, of Cortlandt, for DWI. She was traveling on Hardie Street in the town of Cortlandt, when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol, and she was subsequently arrested.
  • On Sunday, Dec. 30, State Police troopers from Somers arrested Luis Mosquera, 59, of North Salem, for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 22 in the town of North Salem, when he was interviewed after striking a curb and disabling his vehicle. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Monday, Dec. 31, State Police troopers from Cortlandt arrested Diego F. Aucapina Jarama, 34, of Ossining, for Aggravated DWI. He was traveling on Oregon Road in the town of Cortlandt, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Monday, Dec. 31, State Police troopers from Cortlandt arrested Ikiyana Z. Parker, 22, of Ossining, for DWI. She was traveling on Crompound Road in the town of Cortlandt, when she was involved in a one-car motor vehicle crash. An investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol, and she was subsequently arrested.
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from Cortlandt arrested William M. Wangenstein, 28, of Yonkers, for Aggravated DWI. He was traveling on Croton Avenue in the town of Cortlandt, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from Cortlandt arrested Joanne Kilmartin, 63, of Somers, for DWI. He was traveling on East Main Street in the town of Cortlandt, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from Hawthorne arrested Javhan O. Gordon, 35, of White Plains, for DWI. He was traveling on East Main Street in the village of Elmsford, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from Somers arrested Tesean M. Fleming, 32, of Port Chester, for DWI. He was traveling on Interstate 684 in the town of Copake, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.

Dutchess County

  • On Saturday, Dec. 29, State Police troopers from Poughkeepsie arrested Rory G. Blackwell, 45, of Pleasant Valley, for DWI. He was traveling on Netherwood Road in the town of Pleasant Valley, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Saturday, Dec. 29, State Police troopers from Stormville arrested Daniel J. Carlyle, 28, of Beekman, for DWI. He was traveling on the Taconic State Parkway in the town of East Fishkill, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Sunday, Dec. 30, State Police troopers from Poughkeepsie arrested Alexander M. Centorani, 28, of Poughkeepsie, for DWI. He was traveling on Manchester Road in the town of LaGrange, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Sunday, Dec. 30, State Police troopers from Dover Plains arrested Ernest D. Brazee, 31, of North East, for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 22 in the town of North East, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Sunday, Dec. 30, State Police troopers from Poughkeepsie arrested Juan C. Juarez, 27, of Poughkeepsie, for DWI. He was traveling on Route 55 in the town of Poughkeepsie, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from Stormville arrested Shawn L. Jackson, 49, of Wappinger Falls, for DWI. He was traveling on the Taconic State Parkway in the town of Putnam Valley, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from Wappinger arrested Phillip A. Kelly, 30, of Poughkeepsie, for DWI. He was traveling on Main Street in the city of Poughkeepsie, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.

Putnam

  • On Sunday, Dec. 30, State Police troopers from Somers arrested Gerald B. Ward, 31, of Mahopac, for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 6 in the town of Carmel, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Sunday, Dec. 30, State Police troopers from Somers arrested Oscar F. Diaz Reyes, 19, of Patterson, for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 118 in the town of Somers, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from East Fishkill arrested Andres M. Rivadeneira, 18, of Brewster, for DWAI Drugs. He was traveling on Main Street in the village of Brewster, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The investigation revealed that he was impaired by drugs, and he was subsequently arrested.

Orange County

  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from East Fishkill arrested Curtis L. Cello, 26, of Goshen, for Aggravated DWI with previous convictions within 10 years, a class E felony. He was traveling on Interstate 84 in the city of Beacon, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. An investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.

Fairfield County

  • On Tuesday, Jan. 1, State Police troopers from Brewster arrested Oscar Rodriguez, 26, of Bridgeport, for DWI. He was traveling on Main Street in the village of Brewster, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. An investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.

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