August 19, 2013

Police Log: Aug. 19, 2013 — Felony arrest


---- — PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh man was arrested for felony drunken driving Friday.

Thomas Gale II, 36, was injured after allegedly rear-ending a municipal lighting truck, which brought on an investigation that found he was in an intoxicated condition, Plattsburgh City Police said.

Gale was charged with a DWI with a prior offense in the past 10 years, a felony, and with following another vehicle too closely, police said.

He was released on his tickets, and is to reappear in the Plattsburgh City Court Aug. 30, police said.

— By Staff Writer Ashleigh Livingston and Contributing Writer Amy Heggen