14 August 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


Bolivar woman arrested for drug possession, DWAI-drugs in Wellsville

On August 13, 2019, SP Amity Troopers arrested Mikayla S. Perkins, 18, of Bolivar, NY for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree and Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

During their investigation of an unconscious driver on State Route 417 in the town of Wellsville, Perkins was exhibiting obvious signs of impairment. Troopers determined she had been operating a motor vehicle in an impaired condition. She subsequently failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Troopers discovered Perkins to be in possession of heroin. Perkins was transported to Jones Memorial Hospital for treatment, where she was then arrested and transported to SP Amity for processing.

Perkins was released with appearance tickets for Wellsville Town Court, where she is due to appear in October.


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