Major Eugene J. Staniszewski
Troop A Commander
On August 27, 2022, Troopers out of SP Elma arrested Mark E. Lapenta, 59 of Lancaster, NY for driving while intoxicated, refusal to submit to a breath test and failure to keep right.
On August 27, 2022, Troopers stopped Lapenta on transit rd. in the town of Lancaster for driving over both north bound lanes into the center lane, then crossing back into the left lane and continuing to drive into both lanes. Lapenta was placed under arrest after failing SFST’s and transported to SP Elma for processing. Lapenta refused to submit to a chemical test.
Lapenta was issued traffic tickets returnable to the town of Lancaster court for September 2022.