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.
ALTONA — An Ellenburg Depot man was charged with aggravated drunken driving July 4.
At about 1:52 p.m., Steven M. Dubray, 58, was pulled over by Ellenburg-based State Police on Alder Bend Road in the Town of Altona, according to a State Police blotter entry.
At 2:14 p.m. Dubray was arrested and charged with aggravated DWI with a prior conviction, a felony; driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor; moving from a lane unsafely, an infraction, and imprudent speed, an infraction.
Dubray was released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date, according to the blotter entry.
PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh man was charged with criminal mischief July 4.
Plattsburgh City Police received a call from a third party who had received a call from a family member of William Deso, 27, reporting that Deso was “destroying the interior” of his mother’s home, said Plattsburgh City Police Lt. Scott Beebie.
When Officers arrived, they found Deso locked in the bathroom, Beebie said.
The damage to the home included broken windows, damaged furniture, a large hold in a door and a door off it’s hinges, he said.
Deso had also allegedly removed an air conditioning unit from a window and put it in the yard, Beebie said.
The damage totaled $3,500, he said.
Deso was arrested on Maryland Road in the City of Plattsburgh and was charged with second-degree criminal mischief, a felony.
He was arraigned in Plattsburgh City Court and sent to Clinton County Jail without bail, Beebie said.
— By Staff Writers Felicia Krieg and Denise A. Raymo