— PLATTSBURGH — A Peru man was arrested for alleged felony DWI.
William J. Duprey, 40, was taken into custody at about 10:10 p.m. Oct. 6 on Military Turnpike near Rugar Street after Plattsburgh-based State Police said he was driving without headlights.
Upon further investigation, police said Duprey allegedly appeared intoxicated and was later arrested.
He was charged with DWI with a previous conviction within 10 years and operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content exceeding 0.08 percent, both felonies.
Duprey was also charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a misdemeanor, and issued an infraction for operating without headlights.
He was arraigned in the Town of Plattsburgh Court and released on an appearance ticket, according to police report.
No further information was available.
— Compiled by Contributing Writer Felicia Krieg and Staff Writer Miranda Orso