31 August 2022
Major Scott D. Field
Troop T Commander



Bethlehem, NY – On August 29, 2022, at approximately 1:25 a.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the town of Bethlehem for several vehicle and traffic violations.  The driver of the vehicle, Cristian E. Agualema, 22, of New City, NY, was found to be intoxicated.  He was taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Albany where his blood alcohol content was determined to be 0.19%. 

Agualema was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated; an Unclassified Misdemeanor.  He was turned over to a sober third party and released on appearance tickets returnable to the Town of Bethlehem Court on September 20, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.


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