19 September 2020
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Great Valley man arrested for DWI, DWAI-Drugs, drug possession after accident

On September 5, 2020, SP Machias Troopers arrested Jackson R. John, 27, of Great Valley, NY for Driving While Intoxicated, Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree.

Troopers investigating a one-car accident on State Route 98 in the town of Great Valley determined John had been operating a vehicle while in an intoxicated and impaired condition. He was unable to complete standardized field sobriety tests at the scene due to injuries. John was transported to Erie County Medical Center for treatment. Troopers also determined John to be in possession of cocaine.

John was arrested and released with appearance tickets for Great Valley Town Court, where he is due to appear in October.

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