19 August 2019
Major Paul E. Hogan
Troop NYC Commander
(917) 492-7100



Brooklyn, New York – On August 16, 2019 at approximately 10:25 p.m., a Trooper from SP Brooklyn arrested Luis Rivera, age 47, of Brooklyn, New York, for Driving While Intoxicated - an unclassified misdemeanor.


The Troopers were patrolling the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel and conducted a traffic stop on a silver-colored 2003 Jeep Liberty, operated by Rivera, for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law. The investigation into the incident found Rivera to be impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.


Rivera was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and remanded to Brooklyn Central Booking pending arraignment.


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