NORTH ELBA — A Saranac Lake man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and drunken driving Wednesday.
At 1:48 a.m., State Police pulled over a vehicle driven by Riaval B. Lavair, 23, on Route 86 in the Town of North Elba, according to a State Police blotter entry.
Police arrested him at 2:04 a.m. after they determined he was intoxicated, according to the blotter entry.
Lavair was charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 or higher and driving while intoxicated with a previous DWI conviction in the past 10 years, all felonies.
Lavair was released on a court appearance ticket, according to the blotter entry.
— By Staff Writers Felicia Krieg and Robin Caudell