Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander
Houghton woman over triple the legal limit after Hinsdale accident
On November 22, 2019, SP Olean Troopers arrested Lynlee A. Mezzano, 42, of Houghton, NY for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated - BAC Over 0.18% and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 1st Degree.
During their investigation of a one-car accident at the Dollar General store on State Route 16 in the town of Hinsdale, Mezzano, the driver, was exhibiting obvious signs of intoxication. Troopers determined she had been operating a motor vehicle in an intoxicated condition. She failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Mezzano was arrested and transported to SP Olean, where a chemical breath test revealed her to have a 0.29% BAC.
Mezzano was released with appearance tickets for Hinsdale Town Court, where she is due to appear in December.