MOOERS — A Champlain man was charged Wednesday with felony drunken driving.
Clinton County Sheriff’s Deputies stopped Kevin L. LaValley, 31, for speeding on State Route 22 in the Town of Mooers Wednesday evening, according to a news release from the Clinton County Sheriff’s Department.
The deputies determined LaValley was intoxicated and he was placed under arrest just before 7:30 p.m., the Sheriff’s Department said.
LaValley’s charges are driving while intoxicated with a previous conviction, a felony; driving with a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or more with a previous conviction, a felony; speed more than 55 mph, a violation; unsafe tires, a violation; consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle, a violation; and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation.
LaValley was arraigned in Mooers Town Court and was sent to Clinton County Jail in lieu of $1,000 cash or $2,000 bond.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Chris Fasolino