21 September 2020
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


On September 20, 2020 at 2:51 A.M., Troopers out of SP Niagara arrested Joseph Hedlund, 29 of Wheatfield, NY for Driving while Intoxicated, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree and other vehicle and traffic infractions.

On September 20, 2020, Troopers stopped Hedlund on Saunders Settlement Road in the town of Lewiston for traffic infractions. While interviewing Hedlund, an odor of alcoholic beverage was present.  Hedlund was placed under arrest after failing multiple SFSTs.  Hedlund was in possession of a white powder residue.  Hedlund was transported to SP Niagara for processing. 

Hedlund was issued traffic tickets returnable to the town of Lewiston court for a later date in October 2020.

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