Major Carla A. DiRienzo
Troop T Commander
New Paltz, NY – On September 24, 2021, at approximately 3:40 p.m., State Police received a report of an erratic vehicle on I-87 in the town of New Paltz. Troopers observed the reported vehicle and stopped it for multiple vehicle and traffic violations. The driver of the vehicle, Alexander Ostrobrod, 34, of Springfield, NJ, was found to be intoxicated. He was taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Kingston where his blood alcohol content was determined to be 0.20%.
Ostrobrod 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 New Paltz Court on October 6, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.