25 March 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Friendship man arrested for DWAI-Drugs in Scio

On March 24, 2021, SP Amity Troopers arrested Jordan J. Cornelius, 19, of Friendship, NY for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

During a traffic stop on State Route 19 in the town of Scio, Troopers determined Cornelius had been operating a motor vehicle in an impaired condition. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene.  Cornelius was then arrested and transported to SP Amity. He was later evaluated by a Drug Recognition Expert, whose evaluation confirmed impairment.

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

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