05 March 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Franklinville man arrested for DWI in Machias

On March 4, 2021, SP Machias Troopers arrested Eric D. Michaelis, 25, of Franklinville, NY for Driving While Intoxicated.

During a traffic stop on State Route 16 in the town of Machias, Troopers determined Michaelis had been operating a motor vehicle while in an intoxicated condition. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Michaelis was then arrested and transported to SP Machias, where he refused to submit to a chemical breath test.

Michaelis was released with appearance tickets for Machias Town Court, where he is due to appear in April.

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