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October 24, 2013

Police Log: Oct. 24, 2013 — Felony arrest


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---- — BOMBAY — A Hogansburg man was charged Saturday with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.

Following a traffic stop at about 1 a.m. by St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Police, Robert J. Smoke, 47, was charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a felony; aggravated driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor; and driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, according to a news release from the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe.

Smoke was cited for failure to keep right following a traffic stop.

Police allege that Smoke’s blood-alcohol content was 0.19 percent, according to the release.

Smoke was found to have three bench warrants for his arrest, police said.

He was arraigned in Bombay Town Court and sent to the Franklin County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg