On March 25, 2017, at approximately 7:15 p.m. State Police conducted a traffic stop on Highland Road in the town of Chesterfield on a Suzuki, for speed in zone (52 mph in a 40 mph zone).
The driver was identified as 30-year-old Stephan F. Weishaupt, of Keeseville. He was subsequently arrested for DWI. An open bottle of Labatt Blue beer was found in the vehicle. Weishaupt was also found in possession of approximately 7.5 grams of marihuana. His blood alcohol content was determined to be 0.17%. Weishaupt was charged with DWI and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana. He was further ticketed for speed in zone, consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle, failure to keep right, uninspected motor vehicle and failure to submit to a preliminary breath test.
Weishaupt was released with tickets to appear in Chesterfield Town Court on March 27, 2017, at 5 p.m.