Major Jennifer Gottstine
Troop T Commander
Hamburg, NY – On March 3, 2020, at approximately 12:25 p.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-90 in the town of Hamburg for a vehicle and traffic violation. The driver of the vehicle, Shawn N. Garlinger, 39, of Cheektowaga, NY, was found to be intoxicated. He was taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Buffalo where his blood alcohol content was determined to be 0.23%.
Garlinger was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated; an Unclassified Misdemeanor was turned over to a sober third party. He was released on an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Hamburg Court on March 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.