02 August 2021
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 
On July 31st, 2021, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Charles Swanson, 51, of Ellington, for Driving While Intoxicated.
 
The Troopers responded to Bentley Hill Road in Ellington for a report of a motor vehicle accident. Investigation revealed that while driving on Bentley Hill Road, Swanson exited the roadway and struck a ditch. Swanson was placed under arrest after failing several SFSTs and transported to SP Jamestown where he provided a breath sample of .09. Swanson was then processed, issued traffic tickets and released. Swanson is scheduled to appear in the town of Ellington Court on a later date. Swanson was uninjured in the accident.
 

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