On November 5, 2019, at approximately 12 a.m., State Police arrested 62-year-old Arnold D. Ploof Jr., of Essex Junction, Vermont, for DWAI-Drugs after he crashed his vehicle on South Woods Road in the town of Dickinson. An investigation revealed that Ploof was traveling south on South Woods Road when he failed to negotiate a curve. His vehicle exited the west shoulder of the roadway and struck a ditch. Ploof was not injured. He was charged with DWAI-Drugs and released with tickets returnable to the Town of Dickinson Court.
State Police were assisted by the Malone Village Police Department.