30 September 2022
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Eugene J. Staniszewski
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Freedom woman arrested for DWAI-Drugs, drug possession after Delevan traffic stop

On September 29, 2022, SP Machias Troopers arrested Michelle L. Perrington, 33, of Freedom, NY for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs and four counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree.

During a traffic stop on Stranburg Avenue in the village of Delevan, Troopers observed Perrington exhibiting obvious signs of impairment and determined she had been operating a motor vehicle while in an impaired condition. She was also found to be in possession of methamphetamine, cocaine, crack cocaine, and heroin. Perrington failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene.  She was then arrested and transported to SP Machias, where a Drug Recognition Expert evaluation confirmed impairment.

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

You must be logged in to view this item.

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.