CHAZY — An Altona man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation and felony drunken driving July 8.
At about 6:12 p.m., Leroy L. Towsley, 45, was pulled over by Chazy-based State Police on Miner Farm Road west of State Route 22, according to a State Police blotter entry.
Towsley was placed under arrest a few minutes later and was charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a felony; driving while intoxicated with a previous conviction in the past ten years, a felony, and operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content of .08, a felony due to the prior conviction.
Towsley was arraigned and sent to Clinton County Jail where he remained Wednesday evening.
— By Staff Writers Felicia Krieg and Denise A. Raymo