15 May 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Belfast man arrested for felony Leandra’s Law Aggravated DWAI-Drugs in Genesee

On May 9, 2021, SP Olean Troopers arrested Ray D. Adams, 59, of Belfast, NY for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated (With a Child Passenger Less Than 16), Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

During a traffic stop on State Route 417 in the town of Genesee, Adams was exhibiting obvious signs of impairment. Troopers determined he had been operating a motor vehicle while in an impaired condition with a child present in the vehicle. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Adams was then arrested and transported to SP Olean, where a Drug Recognition Expert evaluation confirmed impairment.

Adams was released with appearance tickets for Genesee Town Court, where he is due to appear later this month.

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