On July 6, 2021, at approximately 12:14 a.m. State Police responded to a report of a vehicle stuck in the sand pit area near Valley Road in the town of Malone. An investigation revealed that 33-year-old Kevin M. Augusta of Malone drove the victim’s 2012 Ford Focus at a high rate of speed into the sand pit. The vehicle sustained front end damage. Augusta was arrested and charged with Criminal Mischief 4th degree. He was released on an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Malone Court.