29 March 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Batavia man arrested for DWAI in Yorkshire

On March 27, 2021, SP Machias Troopers arrested Peter L. Jackson, 55, of Batavia, NY for Driving While Ability Impaired by Alcohol.

During a traffic stop on State Route 16 in the town of Yorkshire, Troopers determined Jackson had been operating a motor vehicle while in an impaired condition. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Jackson was then arrested and transported to SP Machias, where a chemical breath test revealed him to have a 0.05% BAC.

Jackson was released with appearance tickets for Yorkshire Town Court, where he is due to appear in April.

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